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Donna W. Klutts

West Tennessee Bone & Joint Clinic CEO named Administrator of the Year

Donna W. Klutts

Donna W. Klutts, who was recently named chief executive officer of West Tennessee Bone & Joint Clinic, P.C, was selected as Tennessee’s 2013 Administrator of the Year.

The award from the Tennessee Medical Group Management Association and State Volunteer Mutual Insurance Company is given to administrators who demonstrate exceptional leadership management and proficiency. It also recognizes administrators who enhance effectiveness in the delivery of health care in their practice and community through individual excellence, dedication and noteworthy achievements. 

Klutts is committed to the medical profession and has mentored others in advancing the American College of Medical Practice Executives’ missions and goals. She was nominated by her superiors and colleagues.

Klutts has worked in health care for 25 years. Since joining West Tennessee Bone & Joint Clinic in 2000, she has overseen all aspects of the organization from strategic planning to the daily practice management by working with physicians, staff and patients.

She also has been in charge of the clinic’s growth with the addition of physical and occupational therapy, MRI, computerized radiology, electronic health records, ambulatory surgery center and two expansions at the main location. West Tennessee Bone & Joint Clinic is now the largest orthopedic clinic between Memphis and Nashville, and it is one of the largest clinics in Central West Tennessee.

Klutts is a member of the American College of Medical Practice Executives, Medical Group Management Association, American Association of Orthopaedic Executives and American Health Information Management Association.  She and her family live in Lexington, Tenn.