Barton Health staff members and physicians have voted Tamara McBride as Barton’s Physician of the year.
McBride received a landslide of nominations for outstanding leadership and her caring, compassionate approach to healthcare. Nominations for McBride highlighted her unwavering energy and positive attitude in any situation, which inspires her fellow healthcare workers and is noticed and appreciated by her patients.
McBride started at Barton in 2016. She is the hospital medicine medical director and antimicrobial stewardship medical director, advocating for patient-centered protection against infections across the organization. She also serves as an infection control committee chair and on the medical executive committee.
The Physician of the year is decided by an anonymous survey open to all employees and practitioners. The annual award is a way to recognize physicians for their extraordinary work and dedication in fulfilling Barton’s mission of delivering safe, high-quality care.