Ethan Bachrach, MD
- Chief Medical Informatics Officer
As a physician with years of clinical and analytical leadership skills, Dr. Ethan Bachrach brings top expertise to the team. Dr. Bachrach oversees and helps accelerate the enterprise-wide clinical informatics strategy, the Patient Safety Organization, risk management initiatives and our value-based programs. In his current role, Dr. Bachrach takes the lead in the expansion and progress of:
- telemedicine programs
- organizational participation and reporting for CMS’ Quality Payment Program, including the Merit-Based Incentive Payment (MIPS) program
- Post-Acute Care Electronic Health Record (EHR) application
- value-based reimbursement programs, including TeamHealth’s participation in CMS’ Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced (BPCI Advanced) program
Dr. Bachrach joined TeamHealth in 2005 and served in several positions including the director of the special projects division for the TeamHealth Patient Safety Organization, associate regional medical director, associate facility medical director and interim facility medical director. Prior to joining TeamHealth, he was a physician in the U.S. Navy. Dr. Bachrach served as an attending physician at the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth, Virginia; academic chief resident at Naval Medical Center San Diego’s emergency medicine residency; and as an undersea/diving medical officer.
Dr. Bachrach received his undergraduate degree at Northwestern University, his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School and his master’s degree in biomedical informatics from Oregon Health & Science University.