Andrew Grace, MD, of Montana Vein & Surgical Clinic, has been elected
chief of staff at Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital for 2016-2017 by fellow
medical staff. Dr. Grace has been on medical staff since 2003 and previously
served terms as vice chief of staff for 2014-2015 and secretary in 2012-2013.
Board certified in surgery and in venous and lymphatic medicine, Dr. Grace
replaces Michael Vlases, MD, of Bozeman Health Diabetes & Nutrition
Center, who served as chief of staff in 2014-2015.
Douglas Hartnett, MD, Gallatin Valley Anesthesia Associates, will serve
as the new vice chief of staff for 2016-2017, following a two-year term
as secretary in 2014-2015. On medical staff since 2008, Dr. Hartnett is
board certified in anesthesiology. David Crites, MD, of Bozeman Health
Hospital Medicine, was elected secretary for 2016-2017. Dr. Crites is
board certified in internal medicine and has been a member of the medical
staff since 2012.