VillageMD congratulates its co-founder and medical director for his Back to the prestigious list
CHICAGO, June 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Clive FieldsMD, co-founder and chief medical officer of VillageMDamounts to modern health care 50 Most Influential Clinical Executives listing. The 50 Most Influential Clinical Executives Awards program honors individuals in healthcare who are considered by their peers and the editors of Modern healthcare to pave the way to better health through their executive responsibility, leadership qualities, innovation, community service and achievement.
“Clinical leaders have taken on a heavy burden for healthcare organizations and the country as a whole over the past few years. We are proud to recognize leaders who rose to the occasion, and more,” said Fawn Lopezeditor of Modern healthcare. “These 50 winners have demonstrated leadership and innovation in times of crisis and have had a vital impact on the success of their organizations, the well-being of healthcare workers and the health of their patients and communities. We congratulate and thank them for their dedication to advancing health care.”
Dr. Fields has spent more than 30 years dedicated to improving care to improve the lives of patients and develop the capabilities of the physicians who serve them every day. Founded in 2013, VillageMD focuses on a high-value, primary care-focused clinical model with enhanced, high-quality patient experiences and reduced costs of care. Under Dr. Fields’ co-leadership, VillageMD and Village Medical have expanded to 22 markets and are treating approximately 1.6 million lives. Dr. Fields was also honored with the 2018 Robert Graham AAFP Physician Executive of the Year Award by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP). He has already been honored with additional awards, including one of from Houston “Best Doctors” by H-magazine and Texas monthly.
“I am thrilled to be on this esteemed list of modern health care 50 Most Influential Clinical Executives,” Dr. Fields said. “I am proud to work alongside so many talented team members and clinicians who are committed to serving our patients and I am grateful for their partnership. We are committed to transforming the way patients experience primary care.”
This year’s winners are featured in the June 20 issue of MH magazine and online at Modernhealthcare.com/awards/50-most-influential-clinical-executives-2022 (digital subscription required).
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About Village MD
VillageMD, through its subsidiary Village Medical, is a leading national provider of value-driven primary care services. VillageMD partners with physicians to provide the tools, technology, operations, staff support and industry relationships to deliver high quality clinical care and better patient outcomes, while reducing the total cost of care. The Village Medical brand provides primary care to patients in traditional stand-alone practices, Village Medical in Walgreens practices, at home and through virtual visits. VillageMD and Village Medical have grown to 22 markets and are responsible for over 1.6 million patients. VillageMD is a key participant in the CMS Innovation Programs and will apply to participate in the next COA REACH model, which helps providers deliver better patient outcomes and create healthier communities through value-based care. To learn more, please visit www.villageMD.com.