Monarch Hires Chief Medical Officer – The Stanly News & Press

Monarch hires chief medical officer

Posted 3:51 p.m. on Monday, February 28, 2022

Monarch, a service provider for mental health, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and substance use disorders, welcomed Troy E. Sybert, MD, MPH, as chief medical officer.

Dr. Troy Sybert

With more than a decade of progressive healthcare management experience as an executive physician in acute care hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices and corporate healthcare systems, Sybert will lead Monarch in streamlining healthcare services. behavioral health and refining clinical processes for those most in need within the North Carolina communities were served.

Monarch President and CEO, Dr. Peggy Terhune, Ph.D., MBA, OTR/L, looks forward to the knowledge and experience of the new Chief Medical Officer, confident that it will help assess and improve clinical operations, including telehealth options, as well as analysis of patient care outcomes.

“Over the past several years, Dr. Sybert has been involved in reshaping the delivery of care with a focus on how technology can improve both access to health care and the management of chronic care for patients. rural and underserved populations. We welcome his insight into more effectively bringing accessible care to the populations who need it most in the communities we serve,” said Terhune.

Sybert earned his BS in Biology in 1995 and his MD in 2001 from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. In 2005, he earned a master’s degree in public health through a dual residency in internal medicine and preventive medicine at the University of Texas Medical Branch.

In 2006, he concluded his formal training with a fellowship in hospital medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He is dual certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties in Public Health and Clinical Informatics.

“I am very excited to join Monarch because their mission, vision and values ​​are palpable in management, vendors and staff. Throughout our careers – we work, we strive, we build – and at some point we realize that life is not about what we achieve but about the people we help,” Sybert said. “I look forward to applying what I’ve learned throughout my career and better understanding how to optimize care delivery for people seeking services through Monarch.”