George Mayzell, MD, MBA, FACP, FACHE
Dr. George Mayzell is a board certified internist and geriatrician with over 10 years of patient care experience and over 20 years of administrative health industry experience.
Dr. Mayzell assumed the role of Sr. CMO/ Chief Integration Officer at Adventist Midwest Healthcare (AMH) in January 2013. AMH is a 4 hospital system in western Chicago. Prior to this he was Chief Executive Officer of Health Choice, LLC which is one of the Mid-South’s leading physician hospital organizations, serving the needs of more than 518,000 health plan members and 1500 physicians through Metro Care Physicians. One of his recent projects is to create an Accountable Care Partnership and an innovative system of patient focused care (PCMH).
Previously, he was senior vice president and chief patient care officer at Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare. Methodist is a seven hospital system with over 1600 licensed beds in Memphis, TN. He was responsible for patient care operations and oversight of regulatory readiness for the system. He, also, served as chief medical officer (CMO) for Methodist Germantown Hospital.
In addition to being a past faculty member at the University of Florida, Dr. Mayzell also worked at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida where he was directly involved with medical management activities, including disease management, utilization review, appeals and grievances, case management, pharmacy benefits, pay for performance, and Medicare risk.
Dr. Mayzell received his medical degree from New Jersey medical and his MBA from Jacksonville University.
Dr. Mayzell is the author of Leveraging Lean in Healthcare and Physician Alignment. He also writes a bi-monthly article for Healthcare News.
George Mayzell, MD, MBA
Memphis, Tn 38117