Chief Medical Officer and Senior Medical Director @ Aetna
Cardiologist, Arrhythmia Device and Vascular Intervention Specialist @
Market Medical Director @ CareSource
Doctor of Medicine - MD @
University of Missouri-Kansas City
After more than 20 years practicing clinical cardiology I have transitioned to a physician executive role as Market Medical Director for Humana-Caresource. In this role I have responsibility to assist the company in developing and refining their managed care product in the state of Kentucky. I have a wide-ranging clinical background in cardiology and quality management. I
After more than 20 years practicing clinical cardiology I have transitioned to a physician executive role as Market Medical Director for Humana-Caresource. In this role I have responsibility to assist the company in developing and refining their managed care product in the state of Kentucky. I have a wide-ranging clinical background in cardiology and quality management. I especially like being able to improve the quality of care in large populations. I enjoy networking as it pertains to helping me improve my work and assisting others with similar interests.
Specialties: Cardiovascular Medicine
Medical Director, Kentucky @ From April 2014 to Present (1 year 9 months) Louisville, Kentucky AreaMember @ From 1986 to Present (29 years) Director of Quality Management @ From October 2013 to April 2014 (7 months) Full partner @ A 12-member single-specialty cardiology group. I provide a wide spectrum of cardiology services including preventive cardiology, invasive cardiology, nuclear imaging, echocardiography, arrhythmia device implantation and follow-up, peripheral interventions, and Cardiac CT interpretations, Level III training. Served as Director of financial management and outreach clinics for the group. From June 2007 to April 2014 (6 years 11 months) Member @ From 1992 to 2014 (22 years) Consultant @ From 2011 to October 2013 (2 years) Director @ Director of Cardiovascular Services. From 2007 to 2012 (5 years) Director @ Responsible for development of sleep medicine services. Interprets and prescribes therapy for sleep disorders. From 2009 to 2011 (2 years) Director of Outreach @ Coordinates physician services at outreach clinics From 2007 to 2011 (4 years) Cardiologist @ From 1992 to 2010 (18 years) Partner @ 2007
A 150-bed acute care full-service hospital serving a five county area of central Kentucky.
General cardiology duties on inpatient service and office-based practice with Capitol and Bluegrass Cardiology. From January 2005 to June 2007 (2 years 6 months) Partner @ performed general cardiology duties in hospital and office-based settings.
Director of Pacemaker Center for CVA. More than 5000 enrolled patients. Supervised 5 employees.
Served on various hospital committees, including credentials, P & T, and research committees.
Participated as investigator in drug and device research protocols. From January 1992 to January 2005 (13 years 1 month) Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine @ From January 1992 to January 1999 (7 years 1 month) Physician @ From January 1987 to January 1992 (5 years 1 month) Trainee @ Post-graduate training in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases, with emphasis on Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology.
Served as Chief Fellow in From January 1986 to January 1992 (6 years 1 month) Assistant Professor Medicine and Pharmacy @ From January 1977 to January 1982 (5 years 1 month)
Leadership Kentucky From 2014 to 2014 MBA, Business @ University of Michigan - Stephen M. Ross School of Business From 2010 to 2011 Masters, Business Administration @ University of Michigan, Ross School of Business From 2009 to 2011 Fellow, American College of CardiologyFellow, American College of PhysiciansDoctor, Medicine @ University of Missouri-Kansas City From 1982 to 1986 Doctor of Medicine (M.D.), Medicine @ University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine From 1982 to 1986 PharmD, Pharmacy @ University of Kentucky From 1974 to 1977 B.S, Pharm @ University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy From 1971 to 1977 Pre-Pharmacy Curriculum @ University of Louisville College of Arts & Sciences From 1969 to 1971 Flaget From 1965 to 1969 Vaughn FAHA is skilled in: Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint, Cardiac catheterization, ICD Implant, Pacemaker Implant, BiVentricular Pacer Implant, IVC Filter, Nuclear Stress Interpretation, Peripheral Intervention, Echocardiography, Phase III-IV Drug Studies, Pacemakers, Healthcare, Electrophysiology