Robert Margolis, MD
CEO of HealthCare Partners, LLC
Robert Margolis, MD, has been the managing partner and CEO of HealthCare
Partners since the formation of the company in 1992. Dr. Margolis was
a founding partner and the managing partner of HealthCare Partners'
predecessor, California Primary Physicians Medical Group. Under Dr. Margolis'
leadership, HealthCare Partners has become a highly respected and innovative
physician-owned and operated medical group, independent physician association,
and management services organization.
Dr. Margolis has been on the leading edge of the managed care industry
for more than 30 years. He is a much sought-after spokesperson because
of his vast experience in integrated delivery systems and physician practice
Dr. Margolis serves on the board of several prestigious healthcare organizations.
He is one of seven board members appointed by the Los Angeles County Board
of Supervisors and UC Regents to the board of directors of Martin Luther
King, Jr., Community Hospital. Dr. Margolis serves as a member of the
HealthCare Policy Advisory Council for Harvard Medical School and the
Advisory Board of the Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
at the University of Southern California. He is a board member and immediate
past chairman of the board of the National Committee for Quality Assurance
(NCQA), a board member and past chairman of the board of directors of
the California Association of Physician Groups (CAPG), a board member
and immediate past chair of the board of directors of California Hospital
Medical Center, Los Angeles and a founding board member of the Council
of Accountable Physician Practices (CAPP). He is a member of the Executive
Management School Advisory Committee of the School of Public Health at
the University of California, Los Angeles. He is a past member of the
Catholic Healthcare West Southern California board of directors and its
Strategic Planning Committee. Dr. Margolis is past chairman of the American
Medical Group Association and a two-time past chairman of the Unified
Medical Group Association.
Dr. Margolis is board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology.
While practicing medicine, he was an active member of the American College
of Physicians and the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is a graduate
of Rutgers University (high honors – Henry Rutgers Scholar), and
the Duke University Medical School (AOA) and served a fellowship at the
National Cancer Institute.