(L-R) Mary Ann Angle, CNO, John Boskind, MD, Jeff Whitehorn, CEO,

HERMITAGE, Tenn. (October 23, 2012) — John Boskind, MD,  general surgeon, was recently named Physician of the Quarter by the staff of TriStar Summit Medical Center. Dr. Boskind is board certified by the American Board of General Surgery.

Dr. Boskind was recognized by hospital staff for the care he demonstrates to patients and staff along with his commitment to improving the quality of care to those in our community. His compassion also extends beyond his patients to the local community where he is an active member of Madison Campus church. In addition, he serves on both the Madison Elementary School Board and the Board of Trustees for Southern Adventist University. 

“We are extremely proud to recognize Dr. Boskind for his exemplary work on behalf of our patients and our community,” said Mary Ann Angle, CNO at TriStar Summit Medical Center.  “TriStar Summit is committed to delivering quality patient care and we are proud to have him as part of our medical staff.”

The Physician of the Quarter honor is given to those physicians who exemplify the hospital’s mission statement, known as I SERVE: Integrity, Selfless, Exceptional quality, Respect, Visionary, Excellence.  Criteria for nomination include:

  • Shows concern and is an active listener
  • Shows sensitivity to staff, patients and families
  • Open to views and opinions of others
  • Respectful and honest in interactions with others

At the end of the year, TriStar Summit employees will name a Physician of the Year, choosing from the four Physician of the Quarter recipients.

For more information about TriStar Summit or a free physician referral, please call TriStar MedLine at 615.342.1919 or visit TriStarSummit.com.