President and CEO,
Genesis Physicians Network
Since March 2013, Dr. James Walton has served as President and CEO of Genesis Physicians Network, an independent practice association (IPA) comprising 1,400 physician members representing more than 70 specialties. Prior to Genesis, Dr. Walton served in a number of roles within the Baylor Health System from 1996-2013.
Dr. Walton also serves as president of the 6,000-plus physician member Dallas County Medical Society. From 2002–2012, he acted as the Medical Society’s medical director for Project Access Dallas, a network of more than 2,000 physicians and 15 hospitals providing comprehensive health care access to uninsured people throughout Dallas County.