Paul Grundy, MD

Global Director of Healthcare Transformation for IBM

PCMH_GrundyPaul Grundy, MD, known as the “Godfather” of the Patient Centered Medical Home, a member of the Institute of Medicine and recipient of the 2012 National Committee for Quality Assurance Quality Award, is IBM’s global director of Healthcare Transformation.

In this role, Grundy develops and executes strategies that support IBM’s healthcare industry transformation initiatives. Part of his work is directed toward shifting healthcare delivery around the world toward consumer-focused, primary-care based systems through the adoption of new philosophies, primary-care pilot programs, new incentive systems and the information technology required to implement such change. He is one of only 38 at IBM and the only physician selected into IBM’s senior industry leadership forum, known as the IBM Industry Academy.

Grundy is also founding president of the Patient Centered Primary Care Collaborative and is an adjunct professor in the University of Utah School of Medicine’s Department of Family and Preventive Medicine.

An active social entrepreneur and speaker on global healthcare transformation, Grundy is driving comprehensive, linked and integrated healthcare and the concept of the Patient Centered Medical Home.