Leadership

Andrew J. Sussman, M.D.

Executive Vice President and Associate Chief Medical Officer, CVS Health and President, CVS MinuteClinic

Andrew J. Sussman, M.D., is Executive Vice President and Associate Chief Medical Officer of CVS Health and President of CVS MinuteClinic. MinuteClinic is the largest and fastest-growing retail medical clinic provider in the United States, with more than 1,100 retail health care centers located in CVS Pharmacy stores across 33 states and the District of Columbia. MinuteClinic has provided medical care to more than 27 million patients.

Under Dr. Sussman’s leadership MinuteClinic has 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. Since 2011, MinuteClinic has added more than 500 new clinics and has announced plans to open an additional 500 clinics by 2017 with a target of a total of 1,500 clinics.

Prior to joining MinuteClinic 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., EVP and Associate Chief Medical Officer of CVS Health and President of CVS MinuteClinic.