Healthcare and Life Sciences 50 –2018

Patrick Carroll/The Walgreens Co.

Dr. Carroll serves as Chief Medical Officer Healthcare Clinics and is Division Vice President of Clinical Programs and Alliances. In this role, Dr. Carroll oversees all matters pertaining to healthcare strategy, provision of care, clinical outcomes, patient safety, healthcare information systems and strategic initiatives that enhance the care model. In addition, Dr. Carroll is instrumental in implementing care management programs, managing relationships with health systems in collaboration with the Clinical Office in the development of enterprise clinical programs.

Prior to joining Walgreens, Dr. Carroll served as the Chief Medical Officer of Integrated Care Partners, Hartford HealthCare’s clinical integration organization of 2200 healthcare providers. He served as Medical Director for Hartford HealthCare’s Medicare Shared Savings Program as well as the lead in population health for the organization.

Dr. Carroll received his bachelor’s degree from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA and his medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School in Hanover, NH. He completed his residency training at Middlesex Hospital/ University of Connecticut. He is board certified in Family Practice as well as Adolescent Medicine and was a practicing primary care physician for 26 years.

Dr. Carroll traces his Irish roots to Shammer, Kilkelly, County Mayo. His maternal grandfather, John Harrison, and great-uncle, George Harrison, immigrated to the United States in the early 20th century. John was an accomplished stonecutter in his native land as well as in Concord, NH. George was a guard with Brinks in Brooklyn NY as well as an active member of Clan Na Gael in New York City. ♦