Leadership

Andrew J. Sussman, M.D.

Executive Vice President, Clinical Services and Associate Chief Medical Officer, CVS Health

Andrew J. Sussman, M.D., is Executive Vice President, Clinical Services, and Associate Chief Medical Officer of CVS Health, a position he has held since March 2017. In this role, Dr. Sussman oversees MinuteClinic, the company’s retail clinic offering, as well as Coram, the company’s specialty infusion and enteral nutrition business, and Omnicare, CVS Health’s long-term care pharmacy business. 

Previously, Dr. Sussman served as President, CVS MinuteClinic. MinuteClinic, the largest and fastest-growing retail medical clinic provider in the United States, has more than 1,100 retail health care centers located in CVS Pharmacy stores across 33 states and the District of Columbia, and has provided medical care to more than 34 million patients.

Under Dr. Sussman’s leadership MinuteClinic expanded its range of clinical services and formed strategic affiliations with more than 60 leading health care systems to improve patients’ access to high-quality medical treatment.

Prior to joining the company in 2009, Dr. Sussman was Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer of UMass Memorial Medical Center, and an Associate Professor of Medicine at UMass Medical School in Worcester, MA.  He was responsible for all clinical services and daily operations at UMass Memorial, an 800-bed academic medical center, the major teaching affiliate of UMass Medical School.

Before joining UMass Memorial in 2004, Dr. Sussman served as Chief Medical Officer of the Brigham and Women’s Physicians Organization, a multi-specialty academic physician practice composed of 800 Harvard Medical School faculty members practicing at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA. He was an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and practiced primary care internal medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Dr. Sussman is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Medical School as well as Boston University School of Management. He has published work on health systems, quality improvement, medical management, and health care finance. He has been listed among America’s Best Doctors and Modern Healthcare’s 100 most influential people in health care.

Andrew J. Sussman, M.D., Executive Vice President, Clinical Services and Associate Chief Medical Officer