Jim Whitfill, MD’94

Whitfill.jpgDr. Whitfill is currently the Chief Medical Officer for Innovation Care Partners, a Clinically Integrated Network in Phoenix Arizona. Dr. Whitfill received his AB from Princeton University and his MD from the University of Pennsylvania. He then trained in internal medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he also completed a fellowship in medical informatics.   

At Innovation Care Partners, he has been a key part of the team which has delivered cost savings in value-based care across multiple payer sources, including commercial, Medicare ACO, direct-to-employer, and Medicare Advantage plans. He currently serves as a Clinical Associate Professor in the Departments of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Informatics at the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix.  He is also a frequent lecturer at the Biomedical Informatics graduate and undergraduate programs at Arizona State University.  He previously held or currently holds advisory board responsibilities at GE Healthcare, Philips Healthcare, IDX, and KLAS.  He sits on the Board of the Society of Imaging Informatics in Medicine, and is a faculty member for the Radiology Society of North America and the American College of Radiology. He is a founding member of the HIMSS-SIIM workgroup on Enterprise Imaging.  He enjoys running, skiing, and camping with his wife and three children.  


Contact Jim at: jwhitfill@optingbackin.com