William Jessee, MD, FACMPE, was most recently the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA). His background includes medical training in pediatrics and preventive medicine. Before joining MGMA in 1999, he served as Vice President for quality and managed care standards at the American Medical Association.
During his tenure at MGMA, Jessee was an active board member for several organizations, including the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME), the e-Health Initiative (e-HI), and the Colorado Regional Health Information Organization (CORHIO). He also served for nine years on the board of Exempla Healthcare in Denver, including service as Chairman for two years.
Jessee contributed to the Markle Connecting for Health Common Framework for Networked Personal Health Information.