Former PA Physician General Joins Holy Spirit Medical Group
On: October 26, 2015 Filed Under: Member News
CAMP HILL, Pa. – Holy Spirit–A Geisinger Affiliate announced that Carrie L. DeLone, M.D., has joined Holy Spirit Medical Group as its medical director.
Dr. DeLone is responsible for overseeing clinical operations at Holy Spirit Medical Group’s physician practices, leading process improvement and innovation-based activities, establishing long-range objectives, and monitoring financial performance. She also serves as a liaison with community and governing authorities.
Dr. DeLone most recently served as Pennsylvania’s physician general during the Corbett administration. In that role, she advised the governor and the health secretary on all medical and public health-related issues. Prior to that, Dr. DeLone served as physician advisor for Holy Spirit and has more than 20 years of clinical experience.
“Holy Spirit’s culture of personalized quality patient care coupled with Geisinger’s innovation is enhancing health care in our community,” says Dr. DeLone. She believes it is important to encourage patients to become active healthcare decision makers. “Ensuring that patients are getting the best care possible and supporting individuals when they are vulnerable is the most important goal we can have as a health care system.”
Board certified in internal medicine, Dr. DeLone completed both a bachelor’s degree in biology and a master’s degree in physiology before graduating from Temple University School of Medicine. She is certified by the American Academy of Coding Professionals.