Dr. Janice Nevin named to American Hospital Association Board

Janice Nevin, M.D., MPH

The American Hospital Association (AHA) has elected ChristianaCare President and CEO Janice Nevin, M.D., MPH, to its Board of Trustees for a three-year term beginning Jan. 1, 2021. The Board of Trustees is the highest policy-making body of the AHA and has ultimate authority for the governance and management of its directions and finances.

Dr. Nevin is a member of the AHA Committee on Health Care Strategy and Innovation and is a delegate to Regional Policy Board 3.

A visionary and collaborative health care leader, Dr. Nevin has served as president and CEO of ChristianaCare since 2015. As leader of one of the country’s most dynamic health care organizations, centered on improving health outcomes, making high-quality care more accessible and lowering health care costs, Dr. Nevin is pioneering value-based care, leading a transformation from a health care system to a system that truly impacts health.

She is nationally recognized for innovation in population health and her transformative vision for a health care system built on the values of love and excellence.

Under Dr. Nevin’s leadership, ChristianaCare developed CareVio, a unique data-driven virtual care platform to proactively address patients’ social and behavioral health needs in addition to their medical needs. CareVio supports patients across the continuum of care and is demonstrating better health outcomes while reducing the cost of care.

Dr. Nevin led ChristianaCare to become a founding partner in eBrightHealth, a first-of-its-kind alliance in Delaware of health systems and hospitals to increase access to health care services and improve the quality and affordability of care. She also led the development of eBrightHealth ACO, an accountable care organization to improve care coordination, clinical quality and value in Delaware and the region.

Dr. Nevin is chair of the Strategic Planning Committee of America’s Essential Hospitals and serves on the boards of directors of America’s Essential Hospitals, Cross Country Healthcare and the Delaware State Chamber of Commerce. She is a member of the board of directors of the Delaware Healthcare Association and served as chair from 2017 to 2019.

Dr. Nevin also is a member of the United States of Care Founder’s Council, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Economic and Community Advisory Council, Delaware Business Roundtable Executive Committee and the CEO Council for Growth of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia and serves as an advisor with Cedar.