Ob Hospitalist Group | Barbara Fry

About OBHG

Our History Our Approach Our Team Christopher C. Swain David C. Swain Leonard (Lenny) Castiglione Kevin Krenzke Marc L. Kerlin Mark N. Simon, MD Tama LeBlanc Christie Cook Buchholz Cliff J. Lawrence, Esq. Barbara Fry Charlie Jaynes, MD Nicholas Kulbida, MD Jane van Dis, MD Susie Wilson, MD Charles Rollison, MD Sue Smith, MD Rakhi Dimino, MD Heather Moore Amy VanBlaricom, MD Don Toatley, MD Alissa Erogbogbo, MD Traci Bowen Stephen T. Bashuk MD
"The difference in quality of care with OBHG is night and day. For example, we track missed deliveries very closely (the rate of live births not delivered by a Board Certified physician). These incidents have gone from 5% in 2007 to 1% in 2009 under OBHG."

– Director, Women’s Center at Winter Haven Hospital in Winter Haven, FL

Barbara Fry,
Vice President of Hospital Operations

Barbara is Ob Hospital Group's Vice President of Hospital Operations and in her role she is responsible for the oversight of and mentorship to our Regional Vice President of Operations and Directors of Hospital Operations teams. These national teams are directly responsible for successfully implementing new programs and maintaining hospital partner relationships. Barbara sits on the OBHG Patient Advocacy Committee, as well as the OBHG Physician Education Committee.

Barbara has over 15 years of leadership experience in multi-state physician practice management with emergency medicine and hospitalist organizations, most recently as Regional Vice President of Operations for Sound Physicians’ central and southeast regions. Prior experience also includes her practice as a medical malpractice defense attorney in Vancouver, British Columbia Canada.

Barbara attained a Master in Healthcare Systems from the University of Denver. She is also a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) as well as a Certified Practice Medical Executive with the American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE). She serves on the ACHE Southeast Texas Chapter Program Committee as well as the Texas Medical Group Management Association Education Committee.