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Donald Casey

Donald E. Casey, Jr., MD, MPH, MBA, FACP, FAHA, FAAPL, CPE, DFACMQ

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901 Walnut Street
10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-0174
(215) 923-7583 fax

Education

MD, University of Cincinnati
MBA, University of Pennsylvania
MPH, Johns Hopkins University

Residency

Internal Medicine, Rush Presbyterian St. Lukes Medical Center

Board Certification

Internal Medicine

University Appointments

Lecturer, Jefferson College of Population Health

Research & Practice Interests

Accountable Care and Clinical Integration Via Risk- and Value-Based Contracting
Clinical Practice Guidelines and Performance Measurement Development and Implementation
Quality Outcomes Measurement and Improvement
Physician/Medical Staff Leadership and Accountability
Population Health Management for Chronic Illnesses

Teaching

Introduction to Healthcare Quality & Safety

Biography

Dr. Don Casey is currently Senior Vice President and Chief of Clinical Affairs for Medecision, a population health management and software as a service company that services health plans, government programs, hospitals, physician groups and accountable care organizations (ACO) for over 30 years. He provides executive clinical and managerial leadership for integrated healthcare delivery system client operations and strategies for risk bearing entities such as health plans, government payers, physician-hospital organizations, management service organizations, independent physician organizations, ACOs, and clinically integrated networks. 

Dr. Casey is also Principal and Founder of IPO4Health and has provided expertise, experience, and advice for accountable care and clinical integration via value-based contracting; clinical practice guideline and performance measurement development and implementation; quality outcomes measurement and improvement; physician/medical staff leadership and accountability; population health management for chronic illnesses, including advanced care planning; to federal agencies and non-governmental organizations (e.g., CMS, NQF); as an expert witness services for medical malpractice corporate negligence and healthcare related antitrust matters; and survey readiness for standards-setting bodies for healthcare provider organizations (e.g., Joint Commission, ACGME, NCQA). 

Prior positions include Managing Director of the Alvarez & Marsal Healthcare Industry Group, Chief Medical Officer of the NYU Langone Clinically Integrated Network, Chief Medical Officer of Atlantic Health System in New Jersey, Chief Medical Officer of Catholic Healthcare Partners in Ohio (now called “Mercy Health”), and Chief Medical Officer of the Delmarva Foundation Quality Improvement Organizations for Maryland and the District of Columbia. In addition, Dr. Casey has held academic appointments as Professor of Medicine in the Department of Population Health while at NYU, Associate Professor of Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, and Associate Professor of Medicine at Rush Medical College in Chicago. 

As a board-certified primary care internist, Dr. Casey has practiced primary care, emergency medicine, and hospital/critical care medicine in a variety of clinical settings for 19 years, including an inner city Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), a two physician private practice, a large internal medicine teaching program group practice, and a multispecialty group in a rural community providing full risk/capitated care to Medicaid patients. He has also served as a medical director for long term care, palliative care, geriatric services, and home care organizations.

Publications

Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. 2017 ACC/AHA/AAPA/ABC/ACPM/AGS/APhA/ASH/ASPC/NMA/PCNA Guideline for the Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults: Executive Summary: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines
  2. 2017 ACC/AHA/AAPA/ABC/ACPM/AGS/APhA/ASH/ASPC/NMA/PCNA Guideline for the Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines
  3. Prevention, detection, evaluation, and management of high blood pressure in adults: Synopsis of the 2017 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Hypertension Guideline
  4. 2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America
  5. 2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America
  6. 2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America
  7. AJMQ Newsletter: MQ2017: Achieving Effective, Cost-Efficient, Patient-Centered Care
  8. AJMQ Newsletter: Update on ACMQ’s National Advocacy Efforts to Advance the Quality Field
  9. 2016 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update on New Pharmacological Therapy for Heart Failure: An Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America
  10. 2016 ACC/AHA/HFSA focused update on new pharmacological therapy for heart failure: An update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of heart failure: A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America
  11. 2016 ACC/AHA/HFSA Focused Update on New Pharmacological Therapy for Heart Failure: An Update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of Heart Failure: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Heart Failure Society of America
  12. 2015 ACC/AHA/SCAI focused update on primary percutaneous coronary intervention for patients with ST-elevation myocardial Infarction: An update of the 2011 ACCF/AHA/SCAI guideline for percutaneous coronary intervention and the 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of ST-elevation myocardial infarction: A report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines and the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions
  13. 2015 ACC/AHA/SCAI Focused Update on Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Patients with ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction An Update of the 2011 ACCF/AHA/SCAI Guideline for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and the 2013 ACCF/AHA Guideline for the Management of ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction
  14. 2015 ACC/AHA/SCAI focused update on primary percutaneous coronary intervention for patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarctionAn update of the 2011 ACCF/AHA/SCAI guideline for percutaneous coronary intervention and the 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of ST-elevation myocardial infarction a report of the American college of cardiology/American Heart Association task force on clinical practice guidelines and the society for cardiovascular angiography and interventions
  15. AJMQ Newsletter
  16. 2014 AHA/ACC guideline for the management of patients with non-st-elevation acute coronary syndromes: A report of the American college of cardiology/American heart association task force on practice guidelines
  17. 2014 AHA/ACC Guideline for the management of patients with non-st-elevation acute coronary syndromes: Executive summary: A report of the American college of cardiology/American heart association task force on practice guidelines
  18. ACC/AHA/ASE/ASNC/HRS/IAC/Mended Hearts/NASCI/RSNA/SAIP/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR/SNMMI 2014 health policy statement on use of noninvasive cardiovascular imaging: A report of the american college of cardiology clinical quality committee
  19. Quality of care for heart failure patients hospitalized for any cause
  20. AJMQ Newsletter