Middletown, NY- Orange Regional Medical Center will host a private, annual Physician Recognition Champagne Luncheon on May 6, 2012. The event will honor Orange Regional’s medical staff for their commitment to medical excellence. Special recognition will be given to Gregory Spencer, MD of Crystal Run Healthcare and John Dermigny, DO of Horizon Family Medical Group for their outstanding leadership and medical achievements.
Dr. Spencer is the recipient of the 2012 Leadership Award. This award recognizes involvement in the development of new or enhanced medical programs, promotion of staff education within the physician’s field and professional excellence. In July 1996, he joined the Medical Staff at Orange Regional’s Horton Campus where he eventually served as Chairman of the Department of Medicine from 2002-2008. Dr. Spencer currently serves as the Vice President of the Medical Staff and is the current Chairman of the Physician Excellence Committee. Dr. Spencer graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biological Sciences from University of Wisconsin-Parkside and received his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin. He completed his internal medicine residency at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas while also serving in the U.S. Air Force. Dr. Spencer is Board-certified in Internal Medicine, is the Chief Medical Officer and Chief Clinical Information Officer at Crystal Run Healthcare and is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.
The 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award is being presented to Dr. Dermigny. This award is given to physicians who have continually improved the level of patient care, whose professional body of work has served to elevate their profession and who, through personal example, have earned the respect of their peers and the community. Dr. Dermigny joined the Medical Staff at Orange Regional’s Arden Hill Campus in July 1988. He was the Treasurer of the Medical Staff from 2002 – 2004 and a member of the Medical Executive Committee from 1992-1994. Dr. Dermigny was also a member of Orange Regional Medical Center’s Board of Directors from 2000-2005. Dr. Dermigny graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology from the University of Scranton and received his degree in Osteopathic medicine from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his Family Practice internship and residency at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and St. Joseph’s Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Dermigny is certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians and served as President of Horizon Family Medical Group from 2001-2003 and 2007-2009.
“The physicians we’re honoring embody the values of Orange Regional. They are committed to excellence and our mission to improving the health of our community by providing exceptional care,” says Chairman, Orange Regional’s Board of Directors Rolland B. Peacock, III.
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Orange Regional Medical Center is a member of the Greater Hudson Valley Health System.