Dr. Jamie Sharp is Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of Utilization (UM) and Medical Management within Evolent’s Health Plan Services. She supports the UM Medical Director team in delivering high value care for Evolent’s partners across all markets. She previously supported Evolent partners in the successful transition from fee-for-service to value based care, focusing on clinical transformation, physician engagement and network savings opportunities.
Prior to joining Evolent, Dr. Sharp served as the senior leader for the physician advisor service at Catholic Health Initiatives, where she co-founded an internal physician advisor service and led the expansion of utilization management service to over 100 facilities. Prior to her service with Catholic Health Initiatives, Dr. Sharp represented Humana as the Medical Director of Senior Products in the West Region. She was the co-creator of the Central West-preferred provider post-acute network and led the region for financially responsible utilization. Dr. Sharp’s experience in patient care provides her with a clear understanding of challenges faced by providers in the new era of care delivery. She is a board-certified, internal medicine physician with 10 years of experience managing an outpatient practice and six years leading a hospitalist team.