StayWell Appoints David Gregg, M.D., Chief Medical Officer
ST. PAUL, Minn., Oct. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — StayWell Health Management, a recognized leader in population health management programs and research on behavior change, today announced that it has appointed David Gregg, M.D., to the position of Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Gregg has been acting in a chief medical advisory role for StayWell since the beginning of 2012.
Dr. Gregg holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Harvard and a medical degree from the University of Minnesota School of Medicine. He completed his residency at Parkland Hospital in Dallas and Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. He is board certified in internal medicine and licensed in both Minnesota and Wisconsin. Dr. Gregg practiced internal medicine and occupational medicine in the Twin Cities before joining HealthPartners in Minneapolis as Vice President and Medical Officer for Health Initiatives and Business Development. After HealthPartners, Dr. Gregg joined Mercer Health & Benefits as a Principal and National Physician Consultant, working with Fortune 100 companies and national health care and information technology organizations. Prior to joining StayWell, he founded Gregg Consulting Services, a health care consulting business focused on business strategy, population health management, clinical care delivery, provider quality and cost containment. He also has consulted in areas of health care reform, including accountable care organizations (ACOs), health information exchanges (HIEs), analytics and health care technology.
“StayWell has always had a strong focus on the science of behavior change and best practices for program delivery,” said Andy Corbin, President, StayWell Health Management. “Dr. Gregg’s experience as a clinician and his focus on analytics and the business of health care will provide a valuable perspective to StayWell and our clients, particularly as we move toward the implementation of health care reform and the intersection between clinical care and workplace health.”
Corbin added that in his new position at StayWell, Dr. Gregg will collaborate with Clinical Programs, Product Development, Technology and Research, Informatics, Account Management and Sales to drive StayWell’s strategy of integrated population health management.
StayWell Health Management, LLC, is a recognized leader in delivering comprehensive health management programs and services that help organizations maximize business results by improving employee health and productivity. Founded in 1978, StayWell Health Management is a MediMedia USA Company headquartered in St. Paul. StayWell’s programs help improve the lives of millions each year. StayWell customers have received the C. Everett Koop National Health Award and more than 40 WELCOA Gold Awards for health management programs StayWell has developed. To learn more about the company, visit www.staywellhealthmanagement.com.
Barbara Tabor, APR
SOURCE StayWell Health Management