As a physician group consultant, my goal is to help physician groups become high quality provider organizations with excellent financial performance through improved governance, management and leadership.

Since retirement as CEO from Patient First Physicians Group and St Elizabeth Physicians, Donald Saelinger has been doing locum tenens contract work in Gastroenterology as well as physician group consulting


1954 – 1960      St Philip Elementary School, Melbourne Ky.
1960 – 1964    Covington Latin School, Covington, Kentucky.
1964 – 1967    Thomas More College, Covington Ky.Bachelor Arts, Biology
1967 – 1969    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio; Master Science, Microbiology
1969 – 1973    University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky MD, With Highest Honors  Ranked first in Class of 91

Medical Licensure

1. Ohio
2. Kentucky
3. Indiana (locum tenens)
4. Hawaii (locum tenens)
5. Penn   (locum tenens)

Honors & Awards

Professional Organization

Hospital Staff Appointment