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Daniel Shogren, DO, Named March 2010 Patient-Focused Physician of the Month
Port Huron, MI…Daniel Shogren, DO, was named the March 2010 St. Joseph Mercy Patient-Focused Physician of the Month. The St. Joseph Mercy Patient-Focused Physician of the Month award highlights a physician’s commitment to working collaboratively to promote patient and community health through clinical excellence and patient-focused care. Physicians honored with this award must also be one whom St. Joseph Mercy Hospital staff and volunteers would recommend to family and friends in the community.
As a radiologist, Dr. Shogren specializes in reading radiology studies and interventional radiology services through X-Ray Associates of Port Huron, PC. He was nominated for his ability to work within the team structure with imaging services and his outstanding commitment to patient care.
“Dr. Shogren is very congenial and receptive to input from imaging staff; working through numerous challenges he has always focused on what is in the best interest of our patients,” comments his nominator. “He has provided his expertise in the introduction of different oral contrast materials for CT studies that improved patient convenience, reduced preparation and enhanced the patient experience. I would wholeheartedly refer family and friends to Dr. Shogren because his competency and skills are above reproach and his bedside manner is professional and compassionate.”
“Dr. Shogren is a terrific asset to our health care community,” states Peter Karadjoff, St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron (SJMPH) President and CEO. “His outstanding performance has been noted by those who work most closely with him and has been highlighted through his nomination. I wish to extend my sincere appreciation to Dr. Shogren for elevating the health status of our community and being a physician whom St. Joseph Mercy Hospital staff and volunteers would recommend to their family and friends.”
“Radiology is really a team effort, from beginning to end,” comments Daniel Shogren, DO. “I always enjoy working with the radiology team at St. Joseph Mercy. I think the patients can see and appreciate that we like to work together, and this improves their experience, making them as comfortable as they can be when undergoing procedures.”
The St. Joseph Mercy Patient-Focused Physician of the Month is designed to highlight outstanding collaboration between our physician community and St. Joseph Mercy Hospital patient care and volunteer staff. Nominations are accepted from all staff and volunteers, and are blinded and reviewed by a Nominations Review Committee. The award is presented each month to a physician on staff at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital.
To find a St. Joseph Mercy Hospital physician near you, visit SJMPH online at: mymercy.us; or call toll-free 1-888-MERCYME.