Beaumont Health has named Dr. Ashok Jain, Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer at Beaumont Wayne, to their Board of Directors. Beaumont is one of the largest hospital networks in Michigan with eight hospitals, 3,429 beds, 145 outpatient sites, and nearly 5,000 physicians, 38,000 employees, and 3,500 volunteers.
Along with Dr. Jain, two other physicians will be inducted into the Board. “We made a commitment earlier this year to increase physician representation on our board,” says John Lewis, chairman of the board. “Many physicians were nominated, and we went through a comprehensive review process that ultimately led us to select these three esteemed physicians. All of our board members volunteer their time and talent to support Beaumont in advancing our efforts to provide compassionate, extraordinary care every day to the communities we serve.” Dr. Jain will be one of 19 members on the Board.
The board has governing authority and is responsible for operating the organization. The health system’s governance structure includes 10 board committees.
About Dr. Ashok Jain
Dr. Ashok Jain, a Radiologist, served as a Board of Trustee and Chairman of MAPI (Michigan Association of Physicians of Indian Heritage). Dr. Jain also served as the Chairman of Board of Trustees of AAPI ( American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin) for the year 2017-18. Founded in 1982, AAPI represents a conglomeration of more than 80,000 practicing physicians in the United States.
Appointed by the then Michigan Governor, John Engler, Dr. Jain served on the State of Michigan's Public Health Advisory Council from 1991 to 1998. In addition, he was a board member and counselor with the Michigan Radiological Society and Michigan Chapter of American College of Radiology.
As an active member of the Michigan Indian community, Dr. Jain has organized health fairs and led several charity focused projects. Notably, he continues to serve as a guide and mentor to many. Always willing to help! Dr. Ashok Jain is truly an inspiration to our community.
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Jain on his appointment to Beaumont Health’s Board.