Good Samaritan Medical Center Announces Medical Director Appointments for Clinical Informatics and Breast InstituteAug 2, 2019
West Palm Beach, Fla. - August 2, 2019 - Good Samaritan Medical Center announces the following medical director appointments:
Dr. K.C. Cohen: Medical Director of Clinical Informatics
Dr. John Rimmer: Medical Director for the Breast Institute
In her new role, Dr. Cohen will collaborate with physicians, nursing, and clinical leadership and will train staff as it pertains to the usage of clinical applications. Dr. Cohen is a board certified oncologic and hepatobiliary surgeon specializing in general and oncologic surgery.
Dr. Rimmer, will lead the direction and provide strategic, medical, and scientific leadership for the Breast Institute. Dr. Rimmer is a board certified breast surgeon specializing in breast cancer surgical management. Dr. Rimmer has over 30 years of surgical experience in the field of breast health.
The Breast Institute offers low-dose screening and diagnostic mammography, breast cancer surgery, stereotactic biopsy, ultrasound, CT scanning, PET-CT, bone densitometry, genetic testing and counseling, and support groups for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients or patients with advanced breast cancer.
“We welcome both Dr. Cohen and Dr. Rimmer into their new roles as Medical Directors of Good Samaritan Medical Center’s Clinical Informatics and our Comprehensive Breast Institute. We are confident both Dr. Cohen and Dr. Rimmer will lead the team in continuing to provide the highest quality treatment and care to our patients,” said Good Samaritan CEO Tara McCoy. “We need the leadership of Dr. Rimmer and Dr. Cohen to continue to promote advancements in the way we offer care and support in our community.”
Dr. Cohen holds a BSA in Biology from the University of Georgia, and earned her M.D. in Allopathic Medicine from American University of the Caribbean.
Dr. Rimmer earned his undergraduate degree from Guy’s Hospital Medical School in London, England and his medical degree from King’s College Hospital Medical School in London, England.