Vice President of Medical Affairs
Demonstrating a passion for patient-centered excellence, Dr. Raymond Zollinger was named vice president of medical affairs for Johns Hopkins Community Physicians in 2013. Reporting to the president, he is the senior medical leader responsible for clinical and quality oversight of the providers. He oversees the employment and compensation for the 400+ multispecialty providers, and also oversees Risk, Safety, and Service for the organization.
Dr. Zollinger joined Johns Hopkins Community Physicians in 2002 as an associate medical director for the White Marsh location, where he was promoted to office medical director in 2003. In 2011, he was promoted to regional medical director for the Baltimore North region of Johns Hopkins Community Physicians. Throughout his career his efforts have led to improvements in quality, provider engagement, operations and financial performance. He is a part-time instructor for the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. In 2012, he became a co-leader of the community intervention of the Johns Hopkins Community Health Partnership, a grant from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation. Dr. Zollinger continues to deliver primary care to a panel of adult patients at Johns Hopkins Community Physicians' Remington location.
After receiving his bachelor’s degree in Physics from Harvard College, Dr. Zollinger worked for Goldman Sachs as an analyst and then associate in fixed income. Transitioning to a medical career, he earned a Master’s degree in healthcare management from the Wharton School and a Doctorate in Medicine degree at the University of Pennsylvania. He went on to complete his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.