Steven Grant, M.D., F.A.C.P., has over two decades of experience in leading physician
organizations, both as independent organizations and in partnership with hospitals. Dr.
Grant served as Executive Vice President of Physician Partnerships for the Detroit
Medical Center (DMC) from April 2010 through April 2013. During this period, Dr. Grant
cultivated relationships between private practice physicians and the hospital system. He
spearheaded the DMC’s effort to transform physician care across its hospitals and how
coordinated care would play into the national health care reform effort. He led the effort
to create the DMC Physician Hospital Organization, a multispeciality PHO, and was its
first, and only, Executive Director.
Dr. Grant was the co-founder and, from 2000 until 2010, served as President and CEO
of United Physicians. With more than 2,000 physicians and 100,000 covered HMO lives,
United Physicians was one of the largest physician organizations in Michigan.
Dr. Grant was the co-founder and former Chairman of my1HIE (“my1 health information
exchange”) which focused on the physician-patient relationship and the role of physician
engagement in advancing health information technology.
Dr. Grant is a member of the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee of the
Great Detroit Area Health Council. Dr. Grant also serves as chairperson for GDAHC’s
Performance Measurement and Public Reporting Team. His leadership with GDAHC
has been instrumental in securing broad physician participation across GDAHC
initiatives, and in helping to launch the first in Michigan, and one of the first in the
country, online multi-payer provider performance report.
Since 1979, Dr. Grant has had a private practice in general internal medicine. He is a
Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is an assistant clinical professor at
Wayne State University School of Medicine. He received his Bachelor of Arts and
Doctor of Medicine from the University of Michigan and completed his residency in
Internal Medicine at William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak.