Dr. David Feinberg is president and chief executive officer of Geisinger, one of the nation’s largest health services organizations, which is known for reinventing medical care. Geisinger is an integrated healthcare system consisting of 13 hospital campuses; 2 research centers; the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, educating more than 550 medical and master degree students; over 30,000 employees; 1,600 employed physicians; 420 residents and fellows; and a 551,000-member health plan, all serving and caring for more than 3 million residents in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
A longtime champion of the patient experience, Dr. Feinberg has caught the industry’s attention by introducing Geisinger’s latest evolution of its renowned ProvenCare® portfolio — ProvenExperience™ — which allows patients to request a refund based on the outcome of their experiences.
Dr. Feinberg earned his undergraduate degree at the University of California, Berkeley, and graduated with distinction from the University of Health Sciences/Chicago Medical School. He earned a Master of Business Administration from Pepperdine University. He has been triple-board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in child, adolescent and addiction psychiatry.
Named to the 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare, as well as to the top 3 of 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders by Modern Healthcare, Dr. Feinberg’s numerous awards and recognitions also include the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society; the Medical Center CEO of the Year Healthcare Leadership Award; Leadership, Vision and Commitment Honoree by the National Health Foundation; Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association; and the Cancro Academic Leadership Award from the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. Dr. Feinberg is a well-known national speaker, especially on the subject of patient experience, and has published numerous articles.
Prior to joining Geisinger, Dr. Feinberg served as CEO of UCLA’s hospitals and associate vice chancellor of UCLA Health Sciences, as well as president of
UCLA Health System.