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Dr. Samitt is the Chief Clinical Officer for Anthem, Inc., the second largest health insurer in the United States. He has previously led sequential transformative health systems, most recently serving as President & CEO of HealthCare Partners and President & CEO of Dean Health System. Dr. Samitt received his undergraduate degree from Tufts University, his Doctorate in
Dr. Samitt is the Chief Clinical Officer for Anthem, Inc., the second largest health insurer in the United States. He has previously led sequential transformative health systems, most recently serving as President & CEO of HealthCare Partners and President & CEO of Dean Health System. Dr. Samitt received his undergraduate degree from Tufts University, his Doctorate in Medicine from Columbia University, and his Masters in Business Administration from The Wharton School. Dr. Samitt lectures extensively about the transformation of healthcare delivery and insurance, physician engagement, disruptive innovation, service and quality enhancement, and the future of healthcare. He most recently served as Global Provider Practice Leader for Oliver Wyman, and served as strategic advisor for medical groups, hospitals and health plans seeking clinical and business model transformation.
Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer @ Responsible for establishing, leading and executing Anthem's overall clinical vision and strategy, and seeking out ways to re-invent care-delivery, connect members with wellness activities, and engage clinicians in driving toward value-based outcomes. Accountable for clinical strategy development, member/patient experience and wellness enhancements, product innovation, health informatics/analytics, clinician network engagement, utilization management and quality improvement programs/policies, with a goal of delivering the best possible care, and high quality and safe outcomes for Anthem members. From September 2015 to Present (2 months) Indianapolis, Indiana AreaCommissioner @ MedPAC is a nonpartisan legislative branch agency that provides the U.S. Congress with analysis and policy advice on the Medicare program. From May 2012 to Present (3 years 6 months) Washington D.C. Metro AreaPartner/Global Provider Practice Leader @ Led the Global Oliver Wyman Health and Life Science Provider Practice, with a focus on value-based transformation and strategic re-invention for physician groups, hospitals, and health insurers. Served as strategic advisor and industry expert on an array of projects involving care-model re-invention, implementation of disruptive innovation, risk adoption roadmap development, insurance/exchange/individual market commercialization, and provider engagement and incentive alignment. From November 2014 to August 2015 (10 months) Greater New York City AreaPresident & CEO @ Dr. Craig Samitt was appointed to the role of President & CEO of HealthCare Partners (a subsidiary of DaVita HealthCare Partners, a Fortune 500(R) company) in March 2014 after serving as its Executive Vice President and then President since joining the organization in September 2013. HealthCare Partners manages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks in California, Nevada, Florida, Arizona, and New Mexico, and has a vision to become the nation’s pre-eminent physician-directed delivery system as well as the gold standard for delivery of high quality and compassionate population health. From September 2013 to August 2014 (1 year) Greater Los Angeles AreaPresident & CEO @ As President and CEO of Dean Health System, Dr. Samitt led the rapid transformation of one of the largest integrated delivery systems in the Midwest, and implemented many successful strategies in Dean's journey to become one of the nation’s highest-performing accountable care organizations. From September 2006 to August 2013 (7 years) Madison, Wisconsin AreaChief Operating Officer @ From April 2002 to August 2006 (4 years 5 months) Senior Vice President @ From December 1999 to 2001 (2 years) Medical Director @ From 1995 to 1999 (4 years)
MBA, Health/Health Care Administration/Management @ University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School From 1993 to 1995 MD, Medicine @ Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons From 1986 to 1990 BS, Biology @ Tufts University From 1982 to 1986 Craig Samitt is skilled in: Healthcare, Healthcare Management, Healthcare Information..., Hospitals, EMR, Healthcare Consulting, Managed Care, Medicaid, HIPAA, Strategic Planning, EHR, Quality Improvement, Informatics, Physician Relations, Leadership, Medicare, Health Information..., Process Improvement, Physicians, Health Policy, Health Insurance, Healthcare Industry, Disease Management, Revenue Cycle, Public Speaking, Medicine, Epic Systems, Practice Management, Public Health, Ambulatory, Internal Medicine, Inpatient, Management, Executive Management, Consulting
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