Zeyad Baker, MD
President and CEO, ProHEALTH Care, New York
Zeyad Baker, MD is President and Chief Executive Officer of ProHEALTH Care, the largest, independent, physician-run healthcare organization in the Northeast. An inspirational public speaker and motivator, Dr. Baker has a successful track record of growing and transforming healthcare companies to better serve the needs of the communities they impact, including our sister Optum Care Delivery Organization in New Jersey Riverside Medical Group, where he helped grow the organization to over 300 physicians.
Under Dr. Baker’s leadership, ProHEALTH has launched numerous patient-centered reforms, including three new Extended Hours Centers, which offers patients primary care access 365 days a year until midnight; free educational classes for new and expectant parents; empowerment of physicians to be leaders and change-makers for their departments; networking events and mixers for different specialties; creation of new committees including Women in Medicine and PHamily Circle (the organization’s charitable arm); and community-facing health fairs and wellness events.