Steven Richardson, MD, MS
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Steven Richardson, Chief Medical Officer (CMO) at ProgenyHealth, oversees our clinical operation and is responsible for the improvement of the medical services we provide to our client’s most fragile members.
Prior to joining ProgenyHealth, Dr. Richardson was the Medical Director for Quality Health Ideas, Inc. (QHI), a medical management company which owns and runs Physicians Accountable Care Services, one of the nation’s largest accountable care organizations. He came to QHI after serving as Vice President of Data Analytics for Verisk Health, an international data management and predictive modeling company. Previous to Verisk Health, he was a National Medical Director working with Managed Care clients for Genomic Health, Inc. and served in a similar role as National Medical Director for GlaxoSmithKline. Dr. Richardson has over fourteen years of experience working in multiple payer organizations including, Aetna, Prudential, and United Healthcare where he held various positions including Medical Director and CMO.
Dr. Richardson attended the University of Kansas for his undergraduate studies and received his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He completed his residency training in Preventive Medicine and earned a Master of Science degree at the Ohio State University College of Medicine. Prior to earning board certification in Public Health and General Preventive Medicine, he practiced as a primary care physician for over five years.