November 21, 2022

North Shore Medical Center, a Steward Family Hospital, Names Thomas (Tom) Dunning as Hospital President

MIAMI, FL  -  North Shore Medical Center, a Steward Family Hospital, announced that Thomas (Tom) Dunning has been named as North Shore Medical Center President.

Tom has a broad range of experience and skills. With over 24 years of progressive health care experience, Tom has demonstrated exceptional operational results, an entrepreneurial acumen, programmatic development success, physician relationship skills, and community involvement. Tom has worked in small and large markets and is no stranger to Florida.

Prior to joining North Shore Medical Center, Tom has been leading a surgical hospital in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and in Plano, Texas.  Previous to his surgical hospital roles, Tom was the CEO of Trinity Regional Hospital in Sachse, Texas and the CEO of Paris Lakes Medical Center in Paris, Texas. Tom has been in leadership roles throughout his career, but he began his healthcare career in Fisherman’s Hospital in Marathon, Florida and was the Chief Operating Officer at Highlands Regional Medical Center in Sebring, Florida.

“Tom is a respected and experienced hospital leader, and we are thrilled to welcome him to North Shore Medical Center and the Steward Family,” said Joshua Putter, Miami Market President.

About Steward Health Care System:
Nearly a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.

As the country’s largest physician-led, tax paying, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.

Steward is among the nation’s largest and most successful accountable care organizations (ACO), with more than 5,500 providers and 43,000 health care professionals who care for 12.3 million patients a year through a closely integrated network of hospitals, multispecialty medical groups, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities and behavioral health centers. 

Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates 39 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Utah.