Roy Schoenberg, MD, MPH
Roy is co-founder and CEO of American Well and tokened the Telehealth service brokerage framework that powers its systems. Today, Roy directs the company’s Product, Marketing and Operations divisions. Prior to founding American Well, Roy was the founder of CareKey Inc., delivering web-based population and health management portals for the payer market. Roy led CareKey through product development, market introduction and the adoption of its systems by more than 35 Million users. Roy continued to serve as Senior Vice President and Chief Internet Solutions Officer at TriZetto, following its acquisition of CareKey in December 2005. Roy is an avid publisher and speaker in the areas of medical informatics, healthcare technology and healthcare policy. He holds an MD from Hebrew University and an MPH from Harvard where he served as a fellow in Clinical Informatics. In 2013, Roy was elected to the board of the American Telemedicine Association where he continues his quest to enlist technology to bring healthcare home.
Damaged Care: The Musical Comedy About Health Care in America, written and performed by Greg LaGana, M.D., and Barry Levy, M.D., has been presented for the past 18 years to a wide variety of health-care and other organizations. In addition, they have performed Damaged Care frequently in New York, Off-Off-Broadway. It highlights issues of concern to healthcare workers, patients, and others, ranging from erosion of the doctor-patient relationship to the corporationization of health care. Damaged Care has been featured in the New York Times and the Boston Globe, on CNN Headline News and ABC Nightline, and elsewhere.