Amy Compton-Phillips, M.D., is executive vice president and chief clinical officer for Providence Health & Services. She oversees systemwide improvement in care and safety to enhance health outcomes across the entire five-state health system.
Dr. Compton-Phillips has an extensive background in directing patient care programs and leading health care organizations to broad-based improvements.
Prior to joining Providence in August 2015, Dr. Compton-Phillips served as the chief quality officer at The Permanente Foundation where she focused on improving the value of care delivery. Among many other initiatives, she created infrastructure to lead and implement health care innovation across the Kaiser Permanente system. During her tenure, Dr. Compton-Phillips was a key organizational leader in developing capacity in patient-driven design, enhancing clinical outcomes and the care experience, and addressing the affordability of care.
Dr. Compton-Phillips joined Kaiser Permanente in 1993. While serving in the Washington, DC area, she held a variety of roles including internal medicine service chief, physician director of the Columbia, Maryland geographic region, physician director for population care and guideline director.
Dr. Compton-Phillips holds a bachelor’s degree from Johns Hopkins University and earned her medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. She is also a graduate of the Advanced Leadership Program at the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School.