We are pleased to announce that Jeffrey Farber, MD, MBA, has been appointed Senior Vice President for Population Health for the Mount Sinai Health System.
In this newly created position, Dr. Farber will lead the development and standardization of quality measures within the clinically integrated network while overseeing the development, installation, and monitoring of programs and systems to evaluate the quality, value, and efficiency of care across our clinical system. He will also develop and manage practice transformation services for primary and specialty care, specialized clinical solutions, and patient engagement programs to improve clinical outcomes in support of the Health System’s population health strategy.
Dr. Farber was selected for this position based on his substantial contributions as the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of Mount Sinai Health Partners, a position he will continue to hold. As CMO, he is responsible for the development and management of Population Health quality programs and clinical integration efforts within the Mount Sinai Health System and across the community of aligned providers. His efforts engage physicians to implement care management programs in their practices to improve care quality and efficiency.
Dr. Farber earned his medical degree and completed a Certificate Program in Bioethics and Medical Humanities from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, after which he completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He then completed a fellowship in Geriatrics at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Farber also holds a master’s in business administration degree from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Farber on his new role within the Mount Sinai Health System.