Rick Hammer, M.D., is the Interim CEO of SE Healthcare. He also works with insurers on innovative patient safety initiatives in a consulting role for the Partners in Safety Program.
Dr. Hammer is a board certified physician with more than 20 years of experience in healthcare delivery and the business of medicine. He has created and implemented practical solutions for health plans, employer groups, integrated medical systems and private physician groups.
He was previously the head of a consulting firm that focused on helping clients build, implement and manage programs to maximize the relationships between providers, payers and purchasers. Dr. Hammer also served as Vice President of Clinical Market Development for Capital BlueCross. In that role he developed and led a market facing team of physician medical directors focused on accountable care, physician engagement, health plan customers and broker/consultant relations.