John M. Murphy, M.D., CEO, Western Connecticut Health Network

Dr. John M. Murphy, M.D. is President and CEO of Western Connecticut Health Network. Dr. Murphy establishes the vision strategy and key priorities for the Network, ensuring their realization by overseeing their direction for clinical development, new program offerings, and system expansion. He develops alliances with business, community, and other healthcare institutions and partners with their respective leaders in order to effectively respond to changing healthcare needs. For the last several years, Dr. Murphy has been working with the Network’s clinical leadership and community physicians to establish collaborative care delivery models that have improved patient outcomes, lowered costs, and grown the Network’s physician portfolio. His thought leadership is advancing the Network to become an integrated, health care delivery system focused on accessible, efficient, accountable care and population health management.