Lonny Reisman, M.D., began serving on the board of the RCHN Community Health Foundation (RCHN CHF) in 2006. He is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of HealthReveal. Previously, Dr. Reisman was chief medical officer at Aetna. During his six-year tenure as Aetna’s CMO, he was responsible for the company’s clinical strategy to improve the health of Aetna’s members and helped build a better healthcare system supported by evidence-based accountability by every participant. He led healthcare system change through Aetna’s clinical thought leadership, Innovation Labs, clinical policy, and integrated system design. Prior to joining Aetna in this capacity, he was co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of ActiveHealth Management. He co-founded ActiveHealth Management, now an Aetna subsidiary, following nearly 20 years of experience as a physician and consultant to large employers concerned about healthcare quality and costs. Dr. Reisman led the development of the ActiveHealth CareEngine® System, a clinical decision support technology platform that received a U.S. Patent in 2004.
From 1991 to 1998, Dr. Reisman was a principal in the Managed Care Group of William M. Mercer where he led numerous consulting engagements with Fortune 500 corporations, healthcare providers, suppliers, and payers that focused on managing the demand for healthcare resources. Dr. Reisman was an attending physician at New York Hospital and St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center between 1987 and 1999, and was a cardiology fellow at the University of Chicago from 1985 to 1987.
Dr. Reisman is a recognized leader in health information technology, patient safety, and evidence-based medicine and has published numerous clinical, peer-reviewed articles. He is a member of the Harvard Medical School Health Care Policy Committee, the New York eHealth Collaborative Board of Directors, and the East Coast CMO Executive Summit Committee.
Dr. Reisman received his undergraduate degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and his medical degree from Tel Aviv University.