Dr. Marcus Blackstone
Marcus Blackstone, MD is the System Chief Medical Officer for Acute Care Services.
Dr. Blackstone has been with Bon Secours Medical Group since 2014, serving initially as senior group lead physician for primary care and then advancing to the role of physician lead for clinical quality, managed care contracts and care model innovation. In this position, he combined his clinical expertise, strategic vision, entrepreneurial skills and relationship building to address complex issues across multiple disciplines and service lines. He assumed the position of chief clinical officer in April 2019 and oversees clinical functions for the hospitals and Bon Secours Medical Group.
Dr. Blackstone holds a Bachelor of Science in physical science from Auburn University and a Doctor of Medicine from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine, as well as a Master of Arts in Health Care Law and Policy from the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University in New York. His internal medicine residency and chief residency were at the Greenville Hospital System. He has practiced internal medicine in Simpsonville, SC since 1998.