Metropolitan Community Health Services announces new CEO

Published 7:27 pm Monday, June 24, 2019

From Metropolitan Community Health Services, Inc.


Metropolitan Community Health Services, Inc. is pleased to announce that on June 6, its Board of Directors officially appointed Dr. Michael L. McDuffie as new its chief executive officer.

McDuffie, DHSc has served as the executive director of Metropolitan Community Health Services, Inc., Washington, since June 2014. He has more than 17 years of experience in health care management at community health centers.

McDuffie obtained a doctorate in Health Sciences in Leadership and Organizational Behavior from A. T. Still University. He has a Master of Science in Healthcare Management and Human Resource Management from Troy University and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Health Care Administration, from Methodist University.

McDuffie also serves as a vice president of Beaufort County 360, is a member of Washington (noon) Rotary, Beaufort/Hyde Partnership for Children, Behavioral Health Task Force and Healthy Eating, Active Leaving Food Council.

Metropolitan Community Health Services, Inc., also doing business as Agape Health Services, is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) Federally Qualified Health Center that provides integrated primary medical services, dental services, pharmacy and behavioral health services to any member of the community. MCHS currently has two sites, one located in Washington and another in Williamston, with one coming soon to Plymouth. MCHS accepts all patients, children, adults and geriatric, both insured and uninsured.