Thomas Erskine, M.D., who divides his time between practicing internal medicine at the NorthBay Center for Primary Care in Vacaville and serving as medical director of the NorthBay Center for Wound Care, is the new chief of staff for North-Bay Healthcare.
A graduate of the medical school of the University of Southern California, Dr. Erskine joined the medical staff in October 1999.
Lance Gough, M.D., J.D., medical director of the Emergency Department, was selected by his peers to serve as vice chief of staff.
Dr. Kathryn M. Amacher, D.O., internal and geriatric medicine, was re-elected to the post of secretary-treasurer of the Medical Executive Committee, while Dr. James B. Bronk, MD, diagnostic radiology, will be the committee’s representative to the California Medical Association.
The committee acts as the organizational body that oversees the functions and duties of the medical staff.
NorthBay Healthcare, the 50-year-old local non-profit healthcare system, operates NorthBay Medical Center in Fairfield, NorthBay VacaValley Hospital in Vacaville, three primary care clinics and a host of specialty services in northern Solano County.