MEET CEO DAVID DEVALK, CMPE
As the Chief Executive Officer of Northwest Health Partners, David DeValk works to further our mission of improving health care for better community wellness. He joined Northwest Health Partners in January 2018, upon its inception, and has also served as CEO of Medical and Surgical Specialists in Eugene-Springfield since January 2017.
David has managed the business operations of physician organizations and small hospitals and has also worked in the materials management sector for more than 30 years, combined.
Before coming to Oregon, he managed a hospital-owned, multi-specialty medical group in Reno, Nevada, and also served as Chief Executive Officer of Reno Heart Physicians, the largest cardiology practice in Northern Nevada.
Prior to that, he served as Vice President of the Inland Region of Heritage Provider Network, which consisted of more than 700 physician providers and 325,000 enrollees in provider networks. He also worked for PrimeCare International as Chief Operating Officer for three years, until its sale to PhyCor in 1999.
He founded and served as President and CEO of Epic Management, L.P., a San Bernardino-based management services organization, charged with managing the business affairs of Beaver Medical Group, L.P., a multi-specialty medical group with 134 physicians, operating nine sites in Southern California, while managing 15 prepaid capitation-based insurance contracts and a network of over 1,100 contracted providers.
David earned his degrees in Business Administration at the University of Arizona and is a Certified Medical Practice Executive.