Robert Fields, M.D. is the Medical Director for Mission Health Partners (MHP) – an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) serving more than 90,000 beneficiaries and accountable for the cost and quality of care for roughly 9 percent of western North Carolina. He is a family medicine physician with Mission My Care Plus Biltmore Park, part of MHP in Arden, North Carolina.
Dr. Fields serves on the Board of Directors and Policy Committee of the National Association of ACOs, and is Chair of the Quality Committee. Additionally, he is Co-Chair of the NCMS Leadership College which trains providers in the leadership skills necessary to drive future changes in healthcare within the state and beyond.
He is a graduate of the University of Florida College of Medicine and completed his family medicine residency with the Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) in Asheville, North Carolina where he was Chief Resident. He is fluent in Spanish and is passionate about caring for the underserved Spanish-speaking adults and children in his community.