When it comes to offering leadership advice, Michael Dowling, president and CEO of New Hyde Park, N.Y.-based Northwell Health, has vast experience to draw from.
Mr. Dowling has led Northwell Health since 2002. Before that, he served as the health system’s executive vice president and COO. Prior roles include senior vice president at Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield and various roles in the New York State government, including director of Health, Education and Human Services and deputy secretary to the governor.
At the helm of Northwell Health, Mr. Dowling has guided the system through numerous accomplishments, including the expansion of its footprint across New York, the launch of a health plan that covers more than 100,000 people, a systemwide rebranding and the creation of an office dedicated to population health management.
Mr. Dowling’s leadership style is refreshingly candid with high integrity. A regular contributor to Becker’s, Mr. Dowling has shared innumerable pieces of valuable advice with our audience. Here, we’ve collected some of the best.