St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam names van Roekens chief medical officer

St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam names van Roekens chief medical officer

AMSTERDAM — A veteran emergency department doctor took over Monday as chief medical officer of St. Mary's Healthcare, with plans for a collaborative leadership role at Montgomery County's only hospital.Dr. Craig van Roekens, 60, joined the hospital's medical staff this past September as team health emergency department director after working in the same role at Glens Falls Hospital. In early 2022, he became hospitalist director at St. Mary's.He now succeeds Dr. William Mayer, who retired after a lengthy tenure as a member of the St. Mary's medical staff, the last eight years as CMO.Van Roekens and his wife, Patty, live…
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