Prateek Bhatia, PharmD, PhD
LifeBridge Health ACO & Health Plan
Prateek Bhatia, PharmD, PhD serves as the Director of the ACO and the Employee Health Plan at LifeBridge Health, Baltimore, MD. In this capacity, Dr. Bhatia oversees all aspects of business, IT and clinical operations of the ACO and the employee health plan at the LifeBridge Health system. Prior to joining LifeBridge Health, Dr. Bhatia led the operations of CareFirst BCBS’s Patient Centered Medical Home program including data analytics, care management application development, program management and provider performance improvement. Before CareFirst BCBS, Dr. Bhatia worked at National Institutes of Health developing advanced online drug screening tools for effective brain cancer therapy. Dr. Bhatia trained as a pharmacist at the University of Pune, India following which he earned a master’s degree in Clinical Pharmacology from the University of Aberdeen, UK and a PhD in Pharmacology from the University of Sunderland, UK.