Top 25 Minority Leaders
Executive vice president of population health,
Providence St. Joseph Health
Medows oversees population health strategies across one of the nations largest networks of hospitals and providers serving patients in seven states. Over the past year, she was especially vocal about the health systems need to develop population health strategies for vulnerable Medicare and Medicaid populations. She led quality improvement efforts that helped Providences Medicare Advantage plan earn a five-star rating from the CMS. And while speaking at the U.S. News & World Report Healthcare of Tomorrow Conference in Washington, D.C., Medows challenged her colleagues to consider how alternative payment models will affect vulnerable populations. She earned the 2017 Women of Influence Award from the Puget Sound Business Journal.