Matthew F. Emons, MD, MBA

Regional Medical Director 


Dr. Emons joined NAMM as a Regional Medical Director in 2019.  He has a distinguished career as a physician executive in managed care and health information technology with organizations such as L.A. Care Health Plan, Cerner Inc, Humana and Aetna.

Board-certified in Internal Medicine, Dr. Emons began part-time work as a medical director with Lincoln National and GenCare (United Healthcare) while in private practice in St. Louis, Missouri.  He received his medical degree at University of Illinois in Chicago, his MBA at University of Louisville and earned his Health Information Technology Certification with the American Association for Physician Leadership in 2015.

An author and co-author on multiple publications in peer-reviewed medical journals, Dr. Emons has a special interest in quality improvement and the use of big data to transform clinical outcomes.