John Findley MD

John Findley MD

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. John Findley, MD, serves as the Chief Medical Officer for Heartland Whole Health Institute. In this role, Dr. Findley works with partners to reduce costs, improve outcomes, and expand access to whole health care in the Heartland.

Most recently, Dr. Findley served as the president of Bryan Health Connect, a Physician Hospital Organization (PHO) in Lincoln, NE representing 2,000 providers, 25 Critical Access and 3 PPS Hospitals, over 250 clinics and an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) with 90,000 covered lives across nine value-based agreements. He has a wealth of experience working with providers, health system administrators, employers, and payers in myriad value-based arrangements.

He has served in various leadership roles during his medical career including Medical Director for Caravan Health, where he was responsible for leading and developing physician engagement strategies, content development, clinical programs and clinical analytics; Chief Medical Officer and Interim CEO at a rural Community Hospital; Medical Director of a Health and Wellness Clinic focused on obesity management; Planetree Physician Consultant advocating for the importance of patience experience; and founder of LifeWoRx, a clinic-based Lifestyle Medicine program. He was also in private practice for 15 years in Western Colorado.

Dr. Findley earned his Bachelor of Science in biology and mathematics from Regis University and his medical degree from Creighton University Medical School. He completed his Family Medicine Residency at the University of Colorado.