Distinguished Alumni Awards

John R. Endwright Alumni Service Award
Thomas Feldman - 2008
Since 2003, Thomas Feldman has served as Service Line Director, Physician Service at Methodist Medical Center of Illinois (MMCI) in Peoria, Illinois. His responsibilities have included but have not been limited to physician contracting, development, and maintenance of compensation plans. His position, which reports directly to the CEO of MMCI, is accountable for an annual operating budget of over $60 million and approximately 400 full-time equivalents. MMCI is a multi-specialty hospital-owned provider group working from 30 locations in Central Illinois. Specialties include, but are not limited to; Cardiology, Psychiatry, Urgent Care, Pediatrics, Family Practice, Rheumatology, ENT and Internal Medicine. Prior to his most recent leadership position, Tom performed in the role as Director, Ambulatory Services & Practice Management at MMCI in which he was responsible for operations in ten locations offering radiology, pathology, same-day surgery, and routine office visits which were staffed by over 30 physicians of varying specialties on time-share arrangements. Tom has also served as a consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers in Chicago, and as an administrator for Program Development at Chicago Children’s Memorial Medical Center. In 1995, he earned his master’s degree in public health from Indiana University. He also holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.