BMC HealthNet Plan appoints Jonathan Welch as CMO
Dr. Welch has been an instructor at Harvard Medical School and an attending physician in the Emergency Department at Brigham and Women’s Hospital for the past five years.
Most recently Dr. Welch worked with the consulting firm McKinsey and Company designing bundled payments for state Medicaid programs.
While at McKinsey, he advised several health systems across the country on value-based care strategies, including tracking and improving performance.
Dr. Welch also has worked on provider product strategy for Medicare Advantage, and has assessed Stars measure performance and population health management capabilities.
In addition, he is recognized for his work with patient and family-centered care, having served on federal panels examining this critical topic.
Dr. Welch received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and completed his residency at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Children’s Hospital.
He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin and a Master’s Degree in Health Policy from the London School of Economics.
Prior to medical school, Dr. Welch was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Peru with Partners in Health.