George Mayzell, MD, MBA, FACP, FACHE
Dr. George Mayzell is the Senior Vice President/Chief Medical Officer and Chief Clinical Integration Officer for AMITA Health, an integrated health system serving communities in western and northwestern suburban Chicago. AMITA Health is a Joint Operating Company formed in February 2015 by Adventist Midwest Health and Alexian Brothers Health System, encompassing nine hospitals and an extensive physician provider network of more than 3,000 physicians. Dr. Mayzell joined Adventist Midwest Health in January 2013, after serving as CEO of Health Choice and Senior Vice President of Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare in Memphis, Tenn.
Dr. Mayzell has more than 30 years of experience in medicine and is a board certified internist and geriatrician. He received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and his MBA from Jacksonville University.
He previously served as senior medical director of managed care for University of Florida and Shands Hospital. He spent more than 10 years with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, working as regional medical director for care and quality and corporate managing medical director for pharmacy and care. Additionally, he has more than 10 years of practice experience.
Mayzell has co-authored several books including “Leveraging Lean in Healthcare” and “Physician Alignment: Constructing Viable Roadmaps for the Future.” A book on Population Health is due out in August.
Mayzell and his wife have three children. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and writing.
George Mayzell, MD, MBA