Sean Gleeson, MD, MBA
Vice President of Community Health and Wellness at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Clinical Assistant Professor at The Ohio State University
Dr. Sean Gleeson is the Vice President Community Health and Wellness for Nationwide Children’s Hospital, and Medical Director for Partners for Kids, the hospital’s affiliated ACO. Partners For Kids accepts full risk capitation from five health plans for over 300,000 Medicaid children in 34 Ohio counties. Dr. Gleeson coordinates the quality and cost improvement efforts for the patients managed by these programs. This includes programs in high risk case management, HEDIS quality metrics, asthma, Patient Centered Medical Home, and pharmaceutical care. Dr. Gleeson, who continues to see patients as a pediatrician, completed his general pediatric training at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He completed a combined MD/MBA at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and the Wharton School of Business. Prior to joining Nationwide Children’s, Dr. Gleeson was most recently Chief Medical Officer at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. At Grant, his role included directing the patient safety efforts that reduced serious safety events by over 85 percent in four years. Dr. Gleeson has previously served in several medical leadership roles for Mercy Health Partners in Toledo, Ohio. He has also worked as a pediatric hospitalist, as a management consultant, and as a medical director for a large health insurer.