Jean Ahn, FACHE, serves as Senior Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer for Baystate Health, Western Massachusetts’s largest and leading health system. She oversees a value-focused strategy for the health system, which includes four regions, four acute care hospitals (including the only regional Level I trauma center), Baystate Medical Practices, Baycare Health Partners (PHO), Health New England (health plan), Baystate Home Health (which includes hospice services), and participation in both a NextGen ACO and a MassHealth Medicaid ACO. Prior to joining Baystate Health in 2012 as Vice President, Jean served as System Director of Strategic Planning & Business Development at Yale New Haven Health System.
Active in the community, Jean currently serves on the boards of ACHE of Massachusetts, the Public Health Institute of Western Massachusetts (formerly Partners for a Healthier Community), Baycare Health Partners, and Martin Luther King Jr. Family Services, as well as on her local public school council as an elected parent representative. A 2013 recipient of the ACHE Service Award which recognizes contributions to healthcare management excellence, Jean holds a B.A. with honors from Wellesley College and a M.H.A. with academic distinction from Cornell University. She is also a 2015 fellow of the Massachusetts Health Leadership College.