JPS values communication and transparency. As a tax-supported organization we are proud to provide information about our board of managers, executive staff and items discussed in our public meetings on our website.
Michael Hochberg, MD
Chief Clinical Officer,
President and Chief Medical Officer of Acclaim Physicians
Charles Webber, MD
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Jr.
Immediate Past Chair
Steven Simmons, DO
Physicians elect medical staff officers every two years. Officers provide feedback to administration, address concerns regarding patient care and quality among clinical staff and provide accountability to the board regarding patient care.
Chet Schrader, MD, FACEP, Medical Staff President
Dr. Chet Schrader oversees the operations of the Emergency Department, Clinical Decision Unit and the Urgent Care Center. He is an attending physician in the Emergency Department and vice chair of operations for the Emergency Medicine Residency at JPS. Credentialed at JPS since 2010, Dr. Schrader previously served as vice president of the medical staff. Dr. Schrader received his medical degree at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He completed an emergency medicine residency at Washington University in St. Louis and a fellowship in practice management and health policy at UT Southwestern in Dallas.