Jason Barker is the ChenMed Florida President and leads its national Operations Center of Expertise. As president of the Florida region, he ensures that ChenMed’s unique model of care is properly staffed and executed across all area markets. In his operations role, he ensures the operating model is applied consistently across all markets throughout the country.
In his more than 30 years in health care, Jason has led hospitals, medical groups, independent practice associations (IPAs), and health plans. In addition to his role at ChenMed, Jason has held leadership roles with CareMore Health Plans, Providence St. Joseph Health System, SCL Health, Prospect Medical Systems, and Phycor. A pioneer in risk-based delivery systems, Jason has launched several risk-based contracting entities, including IPAs, physician-hospital organizations, Medicare Shared Savings Program ACOs, and Next-Gen ACOs.
Jason received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Washington, and a master’s degree in health administration from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health.