Medical City Plano and Medical City Frisco have named Dr. Parikshet Babber to be the new chief medical officer. He arrives after serving as the executive vice president and chief medical officer of Harris Health System in Houston.
While in Houstin, Babber managed a $30 million budget and 268 employees, while overseeing quality, accreditation, utilization, patient safety, coding, health information management and medical staff services. Previously, he was an emergency room physician in the VA Medical Center in Houston and MD Anderson Cancer Center.
“We are delighted to welcome Dr. Babber to our hospitals’ leadership team and to our community,” said Charles Gressle, CEO of Medical City Plano and Medical City Frisco. “Dr. Babber has an impressive track record of creating a culture of safety and a commitment to excellence always. His dedication to exceptional, quality healthcare for every patient, every time reflects the values at Medical City Plano and Medical City Frisco.”