Halee Fischer-Wright, M.D., is a member of FierceHealthcare Editorial Advisory Council. She is the president and CEO of the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA), a national organization that has been leading change in the business of healthcare and medical practice management since 1926. Representing more than 55,000 members across the nation, MGMA helps its members improve profitability and sustainability, develops new business solutions and advocates on their behalf regarding regulatory and policy issues.
Prior to her current role with MGMA, Fischer-Wright was a practicing pediatrician, the owner of a medical practice, the leader of a medical group, president of Rose Medical Group, Chief Medical Officer within Centura Health and a consultant on culture and innovation. She is a frequent public speaker at business and healthcare conferences around the nation, and the recipient of multiple awards for leadership in innovation, healthcare, business and women’s leadership.
Fischer-Wright is the author of two national bestsellers Back to Balance: The Art, Science, and Business of Medicine, which presents a unique prescription for solving America’s healthcare woes based on her 30 years of experience as a physician and healthcare leader, and Tribal Leadership, a New York Times bestseller about leveraging natural groups to build a thriving organization.
She holds a bachelor’s degree and an M.D. from the University of Colorado, a master’s degree in medical management from the University of Southern California and a certificate in executive leadership coaching from Georgetown University. She currently lives in Denver, Colorado.
Learn more at www.drhalee.com