Dr Russellis a healthcare executive working in the healthcare industry for over two decades. He has foundational M&A partnerships in Australia, United States, and the United Kingdom. Dr Russell is the chairman of the board of directors in multiple healthcare companies in the M&A space.
Dr Russell is a public health advocate and wellness minded physician. Dr Russell is a healthcare executive in a senior leadership role at Community Memorial Health System and has served in large complex healthcare environments (i.e. Kaiser Permanente, Sutter Health, & UCSF), particularly focused on ambulatory outpatient care. He is determined to provide quality care and service by focusing on healthcare growth strategies finding synergies across all of the sub-sectors of healthcare. Dr Russell has grown organizational value through his experience in Health IT (EHRs/Telehealth/IOT/Wearables), Population Health, Clinically Integrated Networks, and Accountable Care Organizations.
Dr Russell is a passionate entrepreneur who acquired and exited businesses in his personal and professional career. He has a strong business and entrepreneurial mindset as a proficient systems thinker with a unique hands-on blend of operational and health information technology expertise.
Dr Russell has grown quality teams, advanced patient centered care, turned-around businesses and service-lines, drives strategic growth planning, and performs financial engineering to improve the organizations bottom line. He has recruited, hired, and negotiated contracts for senior leadership, physicians and has employed advanced practice providers (mid-levels) to work at the top of their licensure to build team based models of care. He has focused on transforming operational healthcare delivery, for which he has amassed extensive experience.
Dr Russell is a prominent member of local and international boards in leading healthcare. He provides expert guidance to owners operating and considering selling their businesses, and also advises founders advancing business start-ups. Dr Russell is a servant leader who always leads from his core principles of Collaboration, Innovation, Accountability, and Respect.
At his core, Dr Russell aims to make a difference in the many lives he is fortunate to engage. By inspiring and empowering our healthcare leaders of today and tomorrow, he will leave a legacy of enhanced quality, patient-centeredness, access to care, and organizational financial strength for long-term sustainability.
Primary sectors of interest: Health Sectors.
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