Health Directions is pleased to announce that Marty Manning, former President of Advocate Physician Partners, has joined the Health Directions team. Marty will serve as Executive Vice President of Health Directions, leading our physician integration, clinical integration and accountable care practice areas.
“I’m excited to have Marty on board, but more excited for Health Directions’ clients who will now have Marty there to provide them with solutions to the challenges they face in clinical integration and population health,” said Dan Marino, President and CEO, Health Directions. “His knowledge of clinical integration and his significant experience working with leading healthcare organizations and industry executives provides significant strategic and operational value to Health Directions and the clients we serve.”
As President of Advocate Physician Partners, a venture between nine hospitals in the Advocate Health Care system with more than 4,000 physicians on its medical staff, Marty helped build one of the nation’s leading clinical integration programs. In that role, he gained significant experience working with, and building consensus among, both private practice and system-employed physicians, leading to the successful design and implementation of managed care contracting for hospitals and physicians.
Marty has more than 30 years ‘experience in strategic, operational and financial planning. His expert knowledge of contemporary healthcare management issues provides the context for building and operating clinical integration and accountable care organizations. Prior to Advocate Physician Partners, he held positions with Advocate Health Care, Good Samaritan Hospital and Elmhurst Memorial Hospital.
Marty has a Bachelor’s Degree from Northwestern University and an MBA from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management.