LAS VEGAS – SilverSummit Healthplan announced today that Jeffrey Murawsky, MD, has been appointed as SilverSummit Healthplan’s Chief Medical Director.
“Dr. Murawsky has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to the care of our community and to the field of medicine for over 20 years,” said Eric Schmacker, SilverSummit Healthplan’s President & CEO. “We are thrilled to welcome him on board so he can continue his mission of improving the health and wellness of the Nevadans we serve.”
Most recently, Dr. Murawsky served as the Chief Medical Officer for Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, and Sunrise Children’s Hospital, Las Vegas’ largest acute care facility and largest children’s hospital. Dr. Murawsky led quality programs that improved mortality rates, reduced complications, and enhanced surgical recovery.
“SilverSummit’s dedication to high-quality healthcare for our members is exceptionally important to me,” said Dr. Murawsky. “I am pleased to be a part of the SilverSummit team and look forward continuing our work to improve the health of our communities.”
In 1990, Dr. Murawski graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in biology from Brandeis University and earned his medical degree in 1994 from Loyola University, Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Loyola University Medical Center and the Hines VA Hospital in 1997, and served as its Chief Resident in 1998. Dr. Murawsky also serves as a mentor and lecturer in undergraduate and graduate medical educational programs at the University of California – Los Angeles and University of Nevada – Las Vegas.
About SilverSummit Healthplan
SilverSummit Healthplan is a managed care plan that delivers quality health insurance to the people of Nevada. Established in 2017, SilverSummit is committed to improving the health of its members through focused, compassionate, and coordinated care. SilverSummit’s active community evolvement reaches beyond physical and mental health. We are dedicated to improving the quality of life, one person at a time. SilverSummit Healthplan is a diversified healthcare organization that offers healthcare services through Nevada Medicaid, Medicare, and the Health Insurance Marketplace. For more information on SilverSummit, you may visit www.silversummithealthplan.com.