Dr. Joseph Vasile is an accomplished physician who possesses a unique combination of healthcare and business expertise. As President/CEO of GRIPA, Dr. Vasile oversees the unique collaboration between the 900+ physician members and their affiliate hospitals that are part of the Rochester General Health System. Dr. Vasile also provides Cognisight, LLC, a vendor that provides risk adjustment service to Medicare Advantage and Medicaid Managed Care Plans, with the strategy and oversight to maintain its leadership position in the risk adjustment market.
Dr. Vasile is a practicing physician who is Board Certified in Psychiatry with a subspecialty in Geriatric Psychiatry. He has held several hospital and administrative appointments including Chief of the Behavioral Health Network for the Rochester General Health System, Director of Psychiatry and Mental Health Services at the Rochester Rehabilitation Center, Chief Psychiatrist for Geriatric Psychiatry, Intermediate Care and Neuropsychiatry Units at Rochester Psychiatric Center and Director of Acute Psychiatric Services at Strong Memorial Hospital.
Dr. Vasile has served on a number of committees dedicated to quality, education, and organizational planning. He has been a member of GRIPA’s Finance Committee since 2003. Dr. Vasile is a Clinical Professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology and a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. Dr. Vasile is active in several professional and scientific societies, has published articles in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry and Schizophrenia Research and offers his time, energy and experience via a number of Community Service activities including as a Board Member of Camp Good Days & Special Times.