Chris Esguerra MD MBA
Chief Medical Officer, Health Plan of San Mateo

An experienced healthcare leader, Chris Esguerra, MD, MBA,FAPA, CHCQM, has led systems transformation and public/private partnerships leading to outcomes meeting the quadruple aim of improving health, cost-effectiveness, enhancing patient experience, and supporting provider well-being.  Chris is currently Chief Medical Officer for DME Consulting Group, which helps individuals stay safe, healthy, and functional in their home. He also advises nonprofits partnering in healthcare delivery, healthcare startups, and provider groups.

His experience encompasses health care provider and systems leadership, managed care operations, novel payment models, public-private partnerships, and healthcare transformation.  He has led significant efforts around integration of care and services for a variety of populations, holistically addressing social determinants of health in healthcare delivery, and helping people remain and age in the community. He most recently served on a National Academy of Science, Engineering, and Medicine committee that published Integrating Social Needs Care into the Delivery of Health Care to Improve the Nation's Health.