Dr. Adam Brown is a board-certified, practicing emergency physician and Senior Vice President of Envision Healthcare’s Mid-Atlantic region where he leads a team of emergency medicine, hospitalist medicine and intensivist providers, medical directors, and an administrative support staff for hospitals in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky, and North Carolina. In his role as SVP, Dr. Brown focuses on operational and quality improvement, continued business development and strategy as well as implementing tactics for recruiting and retaining healthcare providers. Additionally, he is the System Chief of Emergency Medicine at Sentara Northern Virginia and Sentara Lake Ridge Emergency Departments in Northern VA since 2014. As System Chief of EM at Sentara Northern Virginia, Dr. Brown has made significant patient-centered operational and quality improvements, by heading a multidisciplinary group of clinicians, administrators, and process improvement professionals.
Dr. Brown’s administrative experience began first as an assistant medical director in 2009 at Provena United Samaritans Medical Center (now Presence) in Danville, IL. In 2012, he became EM medical director at United Medical Center in Washington, DC in 2012.
Dr. Brown was born and raised in NC and earned his medical degree from East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C. In 2007, he completed his residency in emergency medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. In 2014, he completed his MBA, graduating with a leadership distinction from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is a fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians where he has chaired subcommittees on alternative payment models, diversity and inclusion, and psychiatric emergencies. Recently, Dr. Brown co-authored an article on healthcare payment reform that appeared in Annals of Emergency Medicine.
Adam is an avid traveler, photographer, loves politics, and plays the piano. He lives in Washington, DC