J.C. Blair President & CEO Lisa Mallon is pleased to announce the appointment of James B. Hayden, M.D., as J.C. Blair’s first medical director. As medical director, Hayden will work part time as a liaison between the medical staff and the Health System’s administration and board. His primary focus will be related to clinical quality and the development of a medical care model that will meet the requirements of the Affordable Care Act.
Hayden joined J.C. Blair Medical Services in January, after serving as family physician and medical director of the Broad Top Area Medical Center, a Federally Qualified Health Center, for a number of years. Board certified in family medicine, he has been on the medical staff at J.C. Blair since 1986. He currently sees patients in the new Huntingdon Family Care Center at 835 Washington Street in Huntingdon and at the Trough Creek Medical Care Center in Cassville. He will continue to see patients in these practices.