Advisory Board Member
Russ is a nationally recognized thought leader in the advancement of Episodes of Care as a value-based approach for specialty care. He is an independent consult helping clients with understanding episodes and putting them into action. He has worked with large corporations helping them create and implement healthcare strategies using episodes of care.
Russ has served as the Chief Medical Officer for FAIR Health, one of the largest aggregators of healthcare claims data. He has spent over a decade as a health and benefits clinical consultant with Mercer as well as the Cambridge Advisory Group. Russ was also a Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for the Symmetry product line at Ingenix, with the Episode Treatment Grouper (ETG) Software.
Dr. Robbins graduated from Swarthmore College (BA), NYU School of Medicine (MD), and Union College (MBA). He completed his surgical and urology internship and residency at NYU Medical Center, Bellevue Hospital, the Manhattan VA, and Memorial Sloan Kettering. He was in private practice as a urologist prior to his work in medical informatics.