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Meet the leaders who are guiding us on our mission to Take great care of the patient, every day and in every way.TM Together with our talented clinicians, the executive leadership team is committed to delivering differentiated value to our partners while keeping the highest quality patient care at the core of everything we do.

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Pediatrix Timeline

1979

Roger Medel, M.D., founded Pediatrix Medical Group

1991

Introduced pediatric cardiology ​and pediatric intensive care

1994

Development of the audiology program (Newborn Hearing Screen)

1996

EHR module and clinical data collection capabilities introduced to bolster research, education, quality and safety initiatives

1997

Launched maternal-fetal medicine and formalized Center for Research, Education, Quality and Safety

2000

Launched online continuing medical education (CME) and continuing nursing education (CNE) for maternal-fetal and newborn community

2001

Introduced continuous quality-improvement (CQI) ​program

2007

Mednax National Medical Group founded; 100,000 Babies large-scale neonatal quality-improvement campaign launched

2008

Patient Safety Organization formed

2015

Telemedicine organization acquired

2016

100,000 Babies published in Pediatrics, showing improved outcomes and cost savings; CREQS received third accreditation from ACCME

2020

Mednax rapidly expanded telehealth program in response to COVID-19​

Mark Ordan joined the organization as CEO​

2021

Mednax expanded to offer pediatric urgent care

2022

Mednax rebranded to Pediatrix Medical Group

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