Dr. Wells is a proven physician leader committed to improving the lives of individuals through a value-based and patient-focused healthcare experience. His background includes broad-based involvement in patient care, health information technology, health policy, and managed care. Prior to co-founding OurHealth, Dr. Wells served as the Director of Medicaid for the State of Indiana, and was responsible for ensuring value-driven care was provided to nearly one million Hoosiers. Simultaneously he oversaw over 100 staff members and a $5 billion annual budget.
Dr. Wells supervised the implementation of many large-scale projects. He even observed the creation and delivery of a new care management program for over 70,000 people with the execution of a $1.2 billion contact renewal among insurers. His responsibility of managing care for greater than 600,000 lives while increasing outcome-based incentives by 300% is also notable. Dr. Wells completed his MD/MBA degree at the Indiana University School of Medicine and Kelley School of Business in Indianapolis, and is trained in internal medicine.