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Craig McGhee, MHA, FACHE

Chief of Non-Hospital Based Services (Ambulatory) Officer

Craig McGhee is the Chief Ambulatory Officer at Akron Children’s Hospital. In this position, he oversees the operations of all Akron Children’s medical and surgical subspecialty practices and rehabilitation on its two hospital campuses in downtown Akron and Boardman; its regional health centers and other specialty care clinics throughout its service area; plus, the Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics (ACHP) primary care network.

McGhee previously held the position of Vice President for Surgical Subspecialties, where he oversaw the day-to-day operations of Akron Children’s surgical subspecialty practices, Rehabilitation Services, the Appointment Center, the Neurodevelopmental Science Center, the Heart Center, and regional sites.

Prior to joining Akron Children’s in 2009, he practiced as a physical therapist and held leadership roles at Shriners Hospitals for Children in Tampa, Florida, and Erie, Pennsylvania. 

McGhee holds a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology from Kansas State University, a master’s degree in physical therapy from the University of Saint Augustine for Health Science, and a master’s degree in health administration from the University of South Florida. He is board certified in health care management and a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.  

McGhee and his wife, Annie, reside in Independence with their three children.

Graduate School:
University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

Fellow, American College of Healthcare Executives

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