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Greg Taylor

Greg Taylor



  • Practiced Emergency Medicine and was co-founder of an EM group
  • Was the first Chief Medical Officer with two organizations
  • As Chief Operating Officer at High Point Regional had responsibility for all operational issues and oversight of UNC Regional Physicians, a growing physician led medical group
Dr. Greg Taylor is an experienced physician leader with over 30 years of progressive diverse responsibility in health care. After practicing Emergency Medicine for 11 years, and being Chief of Staff at Mary Washington Hospital, Dr. Taylor focused his full-time attention on medical management, solidifying that commitment by returning to school and obtaining a Masters in Health Administration. He was the first CMO at Cape Fear Valley and UNC HPR. Ultimately, while at UNC HPR, Dr. Taylor became COO, with oversight of all operational functions including medical management, nursing, information technology, ancillary services, human resources, and a growing medical group, UNC Regional Physicians. UNC Regional Physicians became the largest medical group in the community with a large primary care provider base and numerous specialty groups.

Professional Experience

  • Chief Medical Officer, Cape Fear Valley, Fayetteville, NC, USA
  • Chief Medical Officer and Chief Operating Officer, UNC High Point Regional, High Point, NC, USA
  • Emergency Physician, Department Chair, and Chief of Staff, Mary Washington Hospital, Fredericksburg, VA, USA

Professional Affiliations or Certifications

  • Fellow of the American Association of Physician Leadership (FAAPL), Board member, Board member
  • Fellow of the American College of Physician Executives (FACPE)
  • Certified Joint Commission Professional (CJCP®)
  • Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, Senior Examiner
  • North Carolina Hospital Association, Board member
  • North Carolina Physician Health Program, Chairman of the Board
  • RPI® Certified Yellow Belt, The Joint Commission


  • Doctor of Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA
  • Master of Health Services Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
  • Bachelor of the Arts, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA