Jessica C. Dudley, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Brigham and Women’s Physicians Organization, Vice President of Care Redesign, Brigham Health
As chief medical officer for the Brigham and Women’s Physician’s Organization (BWPO), Dudley is responsible for the strategic development and oversight of physician led efforts to improve the quality and efficiency of clinical care. Dudley oversees the BWPO’s performance in risk contracts across commercial payers and as a Pioneer Accountable Care Organization with Medicare.
As vice president for care redesign for Brigham Health, Dudley is responsible for coordinating institutional and physician led efforts to develop population health management and care redesign programs that support the delivery of high value patient care with a focus on reducing overall medical trend and improving quality performance. Dudley has been active in the development of education and training programs to support the development of physician leaders including a leadership program with Harvard Business School. Dudley developed a physician incubator program to increase front line physician engagement in identifying opportunities to redesign care to deliver improved outcomes and quality and reduce overall healthcare costs.
Previously, Dudley served as a medical director within the Partners HealthCare System addressing trend and quality performance across its Academic and Community hospital network. Dudley also served as medical director for Partners Human Resources supporting the development and management of the pharmacy benefit for Partners employees and their dependents including contracting and on-going formulary management.
Dr. Dudley received her undergraduate degree from Yale University and medical degree from Harvard Medical School. She completed her internship and residency in Primary Care Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA, where she was a practicing primary care physician for 10 years. Dudley is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.