West Tennessee Healthcare Welcomes William J. Lancaster, M.D.

Posted on: 09.07.2018

West Tennessee Healthcare recently welcomed William J. Lancaster, M.D., internal medicine physician and chief medical information officer.

Dr. Lancaster comes from Nashville where he worked as a hospitalist at St. Thomas Hospital and completed a clinical informatics fellowship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.  He received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi and completed residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. In addition, he completed a Master of Health Science Administration from UAB and a Master of Applied Clinical Informatics from Vanderbilt. Dr. Lancaster will work with physicians to improve their experience and efficiency with the electronic health record.

“I am excited to be part of the West Tennessee Healthcare family and look forward to working with patients and clinicians to make their experience with our system the best that it can be,” said Dr. Lancaster.

He is committed to providing comprehensive care for men and women. In addition to preventive medicine, Dr. Lancaster is experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic health conditions, including diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure and high cholesterol. He offers annual exams, sick visits and health screenings.

His new medical practice is located at Medical Clinic of Jackson, located at 587 Skyline Drive in Jackson. To schedule an appointment, call (731) 422-7900.

West Tennessee Healthcare is a public, not-for-profit healthcare system with locations serving 19 counties in West Tennessee and Southeast Missouri. The mission of West Tennessee Healthcare is to improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve while providing exceptional and compassionate care. For more information, visit www.wth.org.