RODRIGO MARTINEZ, M.D.
Dr. Martinez has more than 20 years of healthcare experience as both a healthcare consultant in top tier firms and a practicing Otolaryngologist/Facial Plastic Surgeon. His passion is helping clinicians to optimize clinical workflows by leveraging the capabilities of available technology - maximizing clinical, financial and operational results. Dr. Martinez' clients have included community and academic health systems, pharmaceutical companies and payers, as well as the DoD and VA. Cerner recognized his abilities and contracted him to serve as a physician executive for nearly one full year to assist with a complex series of implementations at a multistate organization. As Senior Vice President for Clinovations, a division of Optum, Dr. Martinez led a variety of inpatient and ambulatory engagements that focused on maximizing the value of health system investments in their electronic health record by aligning stakeholder incentives, technology and clinical workflows. Earlier in his career, Dr. Martinez was a Physician Consultant with McKesson Corporation where he led strategic conversations with clinical and executive teams preparing for conversion to EHRs. Dr. Martinez received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of South Florida College of Medicine, and his Bachelor of Arts with Honors in psychology from Dartmouth College. He continues to see patients on a part-time basis and serves on the board of a Healthcare Data Visualization company.