An Interview with Dr. Michael Barber




An Interview with Dr. Michael Barber


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Guest

Dr. Michael Barber
Chief medical Officer/VP of Business Development

Michael is a Board Certified Family Physician with 16 years of hands on, clinical experience followed by 16 years of executive leadership experience.  Michael was the first Medical Director and then the Chief Medical Officer as ChoiceCare, a physician owned HMO in Cincinnati.  He was part of an executive team that turned that company around from near bankruptcy to a very profitable sale 7 years later.  He then went on to be the CEO of a start up company, Momentum Health Solutions, a Medicare risk company, followed by two years as CEO of an early stage biotech company, The Haelan Group located in Indianapolis, Indiana.  At Haelan he was instrumental in raising the initial capital and creating strategic partnerships that allowed the organization to leverage its technology and build a customer base.  He then continued on as an active Board member and investor and was involved in the further development of the company until its sale in December 2006 to CareGuide.  He is now on the Board of Directors of CareCuide.  Most recently, he was the COO, then the CEO of Group Health Associates, a 100 physician multi-specialty group practice located in Cincinnati.  he then spent over three years changing the business model from prepayment to fee for service and then sold the group to a local health system to further the strategic goals of the group.  

Michael received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Indiana University in 1970 and his MD from Indiana University in 1973.  He received numerous academic achievement awards in both his undergraduate and graduate studies.  








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