Mercy Health System Welcomes New ACO Medical Director
Wayne G. Miller, DO, MPH, Named Medical Director of Mercy Accountable Care and Associate Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Nazareth
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (May 10, 2018): Mercy Health System, a member of Trinity Health, recently named Wayne G. Miller, DO, MPH, to dual roles: Dr. Miller has joined Mercy Accountable Care, LLC, as Medical Director; and he has assumed the role of Associate Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Nazareth Hospital.
As Mercy Accountable Care's medical director, Dr. Miller will provide medical leadership in payer relationships, serve as a clinical resource for care coordination initiatives and facilitate collaboration to help Mercy Accountable Care network physicians improve care and reduce costs. He will play an integral part in identifying areas for opportunity around quality improvement and utilization management, the essential components for success under value-based reimbursement models.
As associate program director of the internal medicine residency program at Nazareth Hospital, Dr. Miller will have responsibility for development of the curriculum, oversight and organization of the didactic and clinical education for residents, and selection and supervision of residents.
“We are pleased to welcome Dr. Miller to Mercy Health System,” says Sharon Carney, MD, Chief Clinical Officer, Mercy Health System. “Dr. Miller's extensive experience in patient care and commitment to population health will benefit our internal medicine residents at Nazareth Hospital and help Mercy Accountable Care as we continue to support our participating physician practices with meaningful data, care gap closure efforts and initiatives aimed at actively managing high-risk patients.”
Dr. Miller earned his medical degree at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his residency in internal medicine at Osteopathic Medical Center of Philadelphia. He completed a fellowship in infectious disease at Osteopathic Medical Center of Philadelphia/Hahnemann University Hospital. Dr. Miller also completed a master's degree in public health at John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He is board certified in internal medicine and infectious disease.