Janice E. Nevin, MD


A visionary and collaborative healthcare leader, Janice E. Nevin has served as president/CEO of ChristianaCare since 2014. She is nationally recognized as a pioneer and thought leader in value-based care and population health and for her assertion that truly great healthcare is built on the values of love and excellence. Her leadership has vaulted ChristianaCare to national recognition for its advancement of caregiver well-being through the work of the Center for WorkLife Wellbeing. Under Dr. Nevin’s leadership, ChristianaCare developed the unique data-driven care coordination platform CareVio to proactively address patients’ social and behavioral health needs in addition to their medical needs. It earned the 2017 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award and a 2017 Stand Up for Patient Safety Management Award from the National Patient Safety Foundation. Dr. Nevin also led the development of eBrightHealth ACO, an accountable care organization to improve care coordination, clinical quality and value in Delaware and the region. Modern Healthcare selected Dr. Nevin as one of its “50 Most Influential Clinical Executives” in 2020 and 2021 after also naming her to the publication’s “Top 25 Women Leaders” list in 2019. Dr. Nevin has been inducted into the Delaware Women’s Hall of Fame and was recognized in 2018 among Becker’s Hospital Review’s “100 Great Leaders in Healthcare,” among numerous other awards. She currently serves on the board of trustees of the American Hospital Association and is a member of the AHA Committee on Health Strategy and Innovation. She is secretary of the board of directors of America’s Essential Hospitals and a member of the organization’s Executive Committee. Dr. Nevin serves on several other boards and councils. She graduated from Harvard University and earned her medical degree with honors from Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University. She completed her family medicine residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and her Master of Public Health degree at the University of Pittsburgh. She joined ChristianaCare in 2002 as chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine. Dr. Nevin is a professor of family and community medicine at Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.


Tuesday, March 21
2:00–3:00 p.m.
AHA Special Session: The Future of Our Healthcare Workforce