With nearly 20-years’ experience as a practicing clinician and expert in the fields of public health, business administration, and project management, Dr. Nkem Okeke is a Kaizen-spirited healthcare executive who has carefully honed an ability to lead large multidisciplinary care-delivery teams who collectively possess an extensive acumen in:
Since Medicalincs’ founding in 2013, and its launch in 2017, Dr. Okeke has delivered more than $150 million in cost savings, and has improved population health measures by over 50 percent to date. Her working with key stakeholders to establish sustainable healthcare solutions across the care continuum and social settings has garnered a proven record of improving patient experience, health outcomes, and substantial reduction in costs. To learn more about Medicalincs click HERE.
Dr. Okeke was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She spent her early life growing up throughout West Africa before returning to the US to pursue her “ever-evolving” education, and to consult with industry leaders throughout the Eastern U.S. healthcare spectrum. In addition to being a prominent public speaker, she currently serves as a senior advisor to the CEO at Johns Hopkins Healthcare (Priority Partners) on board-priorities; is a board member of Lasell Village; and was appointed by the Maryland Secretary of Health to serve as a Maryland Health Care Commission Advisory Council member on Primary Care Transformation.
Dr. Okeke is passionate about entrepreneurship, primary care, women’s health and professional development. She sees herself as a “stone caster”, guided by one of her favorite quotes: “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples”. ~ MT
Dr. Nkem Okeke’s skill set is rooted in a multidisciplinary approach that includes a decades-acquired expertise in clinical work, public health, business administration, and program management — talents and knowledge she is available to share with C-level healthcare leaders in a one-on-one capacity. To request for Dr. Okeke’s consulting services, please send a message.