Larry Wolk, MD, MSPH
Dr. Larry Wolk is the executive director and chief medical officer of the department. Previously, he served as chief executive officer of the Colorado Regional Health Information Organization, Colorado’s nonprofit, state-designated health information exchange. There he guided the expansion of the organization’s secure, statewide technology network that allows health care providers to more efficiently share and access their patients’ clinical information.
Dr. Wolk is a practicing physician, and has held leadership positions at a variety of health care organizations. He is the founder and executive director of Rocky Mountain Youth Clinics, one of Colorado’s largest safety-net clinics. He served nearly five years as president and chief operating officer at Correctional Healthcare Companies, a national organization with more than 2,500 employees.
Dr. Wolk has served as the senior medical director for both Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Colorado and Prudential Healthcare of Colorado, and held regional and national roles as senior health care executive at CIGNA HealthCare. Over the last two decades, Dr. Wolk has received many honors including Colorado Pediatrician of the Year, Denver Business Journal Healthcare Executive of the Year, and the Channel 7 “Everyday Hero” award.