James Barr

VP Clincal Intelligence
Atlantic Health System
Dr. Barr’s present leadership roles include VP of Clinical Intelligence at Atlantic Health System, Morristown, NJ, and Medical Director for the Optimus Healthcare Partners and Atlantic Health System Accountable Care Organizations, managing over 2,400 physicians and 300,000 members in various ACO arrangements. Dr. Barr is a board certified Family Physician with an active clinical practice at Pleasant Run Family Physicians, a Level III NCQA recognized Patient-Centered Medical Home in Neshanic Station, NJ. He obtained his medical degree from Hahnemann University and is an assistant clinical professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He worked with Aveta Health Solutions (North American Medical Management-NAMM) as Vice President of Medical Services providing full-risk medical management capabilities using physician and patient-centric models and served on the Horizon BCBS of New Jersey HMO Board of Directors for 7 years.