Dr. Michael Blackman, Chief Medical Officer at Greenway Health, a leading health information technology services provider, discusses navigating healthcare in 2021, how Greenway will further support its ambulatory care clients in the new year, major changes/updates regarding the 2021 Physician Fee Schedule, the role of interoperability in COVID-19 vaccine distribution, and more.
Dr. Michael Blackman, Chief Medical Officer at Greenway Health. A primary care physician at heart, Dr. Blackman brings an extensive background in health IT product management along with his knowledge of outpatient and inpatient care. He believes healthcare is a team sport that requires the talents of all contributors working together to succeed.
Prior to joining Greenway, he was Medical Director for Population Health at Allscripts. Before that, he served as Chief Medical Officer for McKesson’s Enterprise Information Systems division. He was an early leader in the development of electronic prescribing for controlled substances.
Dr. Blackman earned his bachelor’s in political science from Brown University, where he also earned his Doctor of Medicine degree. He completed his residency in internal medicine and pediatrics at University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital. Dr. Blackman holds an MBA from the University of Michigan.