Jeff Thompson, MD

Jeff Thompson, MD, is executive advisor and chief executive officer emeritus at Gundersen Health System, and a pediatrician, author, and speaker on values-based leadership. During Dr. Thompson’s tenure, Gundersen Health System has been recognized across the country by independent healthcare ratings organizations for high-quality, lower cost patient care. It has also earned the highest honors of Healthgrades America’s 50 Best Award for 2012 through 2016. Dr. Thompson was also named a White House Champion of Change in 2013. Dr. Thompson is a founding member and past board chair of the Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality and the La Crosse Medical Health Science Consortium. He also serves on boards for the Catalysis, Green Health Exchange, About Health, Practice Greenhealth, and is a member of the Aspen Health Strategy Group.

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Thompson Lead True

Lead True: Live Your Values, Build Your People, Inspire Your Community

Publication Date: April 2017
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