Lyle Berkowitz, MD, FACP, FHIMSS

Chief Medical Officer and EVP of Product, MDLIVE, President, MDLIVE Medical Group

Lyle Berkowitz, MD, FACP, FHIMSS is a primary care physician, a digital healthcare innovator and a health tech entrepreneur. He is Chief Medical Officer and EVP of Product Strategy for MDLIVE, as well as President of the MDLIVE Medical Group, one of the largest virtual primary care groups in the nation. He is also the co-founder and Chairman of healthfinch, Board Member of Oneview Healthcare, the Executive Director of the Szollosi Healthcare Innovation Program and previous Director of Innovation for Northwestern Medicine. He serves on the Governance Board of the Innovation Learning Network, the Advisory Board of the Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems, the Editorial Board for Clinical Innovation + Technology, and is the author of Innovation with Information Technologies in Healthcare. He has been listed as one of HealthLeader’s “Twenty People Who Make Healthcare Better”; Healthspottr’s “Future Health Top 100”, and Modern Healthcare’s “Top 25 Clinical Informaticists”. He is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University. You can find him at www.DrLyle.com and @DrLyleMD.

Speaker Sessions

17 – Netflixing Primary Care

When was the last time you went to a bookstore, the library, a travel agency, your bank, or a Blockbuster? When was the last time you used Amazon, Google, Orbitz, your banking app or Netflix? Do you really think healthcare is immune? It is inevitable that the online revolution will catch up in medicine, and Primary Care is ripe for the picking – it is inefficient, expensive and has major supply/demand mismatches. So what will this world of “Virtual Primary Care” look like, where going online is first, and the wait for your doctor is under 10 minutes on your phone! Hear from a doctor who ran IT and Innovation for the largest primary care group in Chicago, who has co-founded multiple healthcare startups as well as one of the nation’s first healthcare innovation programs, and is now the President of one of the largest online medical groups in the nation. Cause he’s ready to talk…