President and Chief Executive Officer
Dean Health System is of licensed practitioners having the degree of M.D. and engaged in the practice of general or specialized medicine and surgery. operating as clinics of physicians are included in this industry.
Dr. Samitt is the Chief Clinical Officer for Anthem, Inc., the second largest health insurer in the United States. He has previously led sequential transformative health systems, most recently serving as President & CEO of HealthCare Partners and President & CEO of Dean Health System. Dr. Samitt received his undergraduate degree from Tufts University, his Doctorate in Medicine from Columbia University, and his Masters in Business Administration from The Wharton School. Dr. Samitt lectures extensively about the transformation of healthcare delivery and insurance, physician engagement, disruptive innovation, service and quality enhancement, and the future of healthcare. He most recently served as Global Provider Practice Leader for Oliver Wyman, and served as strategic advisor for medical groups, hospitals and health plans seeking clinical and business model transformation.