The Medical Staff of Montrose Memorial Hospital honored Dr. Paul Wiesner, Ophthalmologist, and the CEO of Montrose Memorial Hospital, David Hample, at this year’s 42nd Annual Fall Clinics event. The “Physician of the Year” is chosen based on their on-going contribution to quality medical care, medical staff and hospital activities, community service activities and years of service. The Community honoree is chosen for their outstanding service to the Hospital and community.
Dr. Wiesner is a past Chief of Staff and member of Medical Executive Committee for 10 years. He has served on the Surgery, Credentials and Bylaws Committee. Paul was a regular volunteer at the Montrose Medical Mission and has done medical mission work in Mexico. He is a musician, swimmer, skier and biker. Paul and Phyllis raised three children. Their son Eric, is a physician and General Surgery Resident at the University of Utah, his daughter Andrea is in social work and son Steven is doing laboratory work at the University of Wisconsin at Madison.
Dave Hample is the Chief Executive Officer of Montrose Memorial Hospital and has been here since 2009. Before joining MMH he was the CEO at Jackson Hospital in Marianna, Florida and was previously the Vice President of Operations at Parkview Medical Center in Pueblo, CO. Dave has over 24 years of hospital administration experience, received the CEO of the Year award in 2011 and is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.
He is married to Lenore and they have two grown children and one grandchild. He currently serves as
Chairperson of MEDC. Besides his work, Dave’s other passion is model trains and spends weekends at his Hobby shop.