Podcast :: Reengineering the Business of Healthcare With Dr. Matthew Kolinski: EP 1 P1 Fred Johnson
Updated: Nov 17, 2021
This week, Matthew is reengineering the business of healthcare with Fred Johnson, the President & CEO of Team Select Home Care. Team Select was established in 2008 with the goal of bringing together the most experienced and ethical home health professionals in the industry. In part one, Fred shares the reasons why he joined Team Select, why his leadership style has been inspired by the Japanese philosophy of Ikigai, and the impact his company has on medically fragile children.
About Fred Johnson:
Fred is proud to be the President and CFO of Team Select Home Care, headquartered in Arizona. Dedicated to improving the lives of patients through increased health and mobility, Team Select provides home-based Skilled Nursing and Home Health Aide services, Long-Term Pediatric and Adult Care, Mobile Physician Services, Mobile Therapy and more, across over 20 locations in eight states. The company is consistently recognized for pioneering innovative post-acute care models for both Medicare patients, as well as, medically fragile children and their families. Team Select is regularly ranked as a ‘Best Place to Work’ and one of the fastest growing companies nationally.
Possessing over 20 years of global Fortune 500 experience across multiple industries, Fred’s acute areas of specialty include: Finance, Strategy, Operations, and Data Analytics, combined with substantial M&A exposure. His undergraduate degree in Accounting from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, MBA from Cleveland State University, and Advanced Certificate in Data Analytics from Cornell University further support his extensive skillset.
Fred has lived and worked expansively in the United States, United Kingdom, France and Italy. The majority of his career has included global responsibility with broad travel and medium-term assignments across five continents, with particular focus on the Middle East and Asia.
Six years ago, after feeling the need for a larger purpose and passion in his career, Fred forged a secondary path into healthcare. His most important focus is leading the charge to reinvent the healthcare model for medically fragile children and their families, providing them access to the care they deserve. He serves as a national advocate and voice for this unforgotten population as the catalyst for continued innovation in the home health space.