Kent Eller, MD
We are thrilled to welcome Kent Eller, MD, as Telecare's newest SVP and Chief Medical Officer.
Dr. Eller has 20 years of clinical experience in adult psychiatry, working primarily with clients diagnosed with serious mental illness. Over the past decade, his career has evolved into various leadership roles in behavioral health; prior to joining Telecare, Dr. Eller was Chief Medical Officer of a large behavioral health organization in Arizona.
"Most of my career has been devoted to the SMI population, often in underserved areas, and I have found this work to be very rewarding," said Dr. Eller. "I look forward to partnering with Telecare’s customers and finding ways to improve access to high quality healthcare and achieve the best outcomes for our communities."
As a physician leader, Dr.Eller has focused on provider recruitment and retention, organizational alignment to the Triple Aim, and population health management.
"I have always tried to create an environment where all clients could expect to be treated with respect and have easy access to the highest quality of care available," he said. "Whole health integration has made this much more exciting because, in addition to assisting with behavioral health needs, we help clients live the long, healthy lives they deserve."
Dr. Eller obtained his BA and MD degrees from Southern Illinois University; completed residency training in adult psychiatry at the University of Vermont; and completed fellowship training in consultation-liaison psychiatry at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. He is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is a member of the American Association for Physician Leadership.
Dr. Eller, can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.