Rohit Uppal, MD
- Chief Clinical Officer, Hospitalist Services
Rohit Uppal, MD, MBA, SFHM, serves as president of TeamHealth Hospitalist Services. As president, Dr. Uppal works in collaboration to plan and execute strategic initiatives and improve healthcare programs for TeamHealth Hospitalist Services across the country. He also oversees clinical leadership in specialty service lines of orthopedics, general surgery and obstetrics. Dr. Uppal works closely with hospital clients to ensure healthy business relationships and also takes the lead for aspects of the group’s business, such as:
- financial solvency and revenue generation
- physician relations
- organizational development
Prior to this role, Dr. Uppal served as a system medical director for TeamHealth Acute Hospital Medicine and has more than 17 years of clinical and leadership experience. Dr. Uppal is an accomplished physician executive with a proven track record of collaborating with and engaging clinicians, clients and stakeholders across the healthcare continuum. Additionally, he excels at organizational health, building cohesive leadership teams and clinician leadership growth and mentorship.
Dr. Uppal received his Bachelor of Science in health sciences from University of Nevada, Reno, and his medical degree from Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health. He received his Master of Business Administration from Cleveland State University and completed his residency at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. Dr. Uppal has been named a Senior Fellow in Hospital Medicine by the Society of Hospital Medicine. He is a certified trainer with the Institute for Healthcare Communication and previously served as a certified facilitator for the “Crucial Conversations” course.