Emad Rizk, MD, president, McKesson Health Solutions

September 1, 2008

Emad Rizk, MD, has devoted his energies to developing a disease management model that extends beyond telephonic communications to an on-the-ground, comprehensive model.

Emad Rizk, MD
President, McKesson Health Solutions
Denver, Colo.

Dr. Rizk believes this new "DM" emphasizes more comprehensive care management, consistent alignment between payer and providers with metrics and incentives.

In 2008, Modern Physician named Dr. Rizk as one of the nation's "50 Most Powerful Physician Executives." He serves on the DMAA board of directors and is a past vice-chairman of the National Clinical Advisory Board. In addition, he has published articles on a variety of healthcare topics.

Prior to joining McKesson, Dr. Rizk served as the lead partner and global director, medical management/pharmacy for Deloitte Consulting nationally.