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About DaVita Medical Group

DaVita Medical Group and its affiliates have over 150 primary care offices throughout Florida. It is one of central and south Florida’s largest providers of primary health care services to people like you.  DaVita Medical Group has won numerous awards for excellence in delivering primary health care services, including:



• “Best Family Practice/Internal Medicine Practice” in the Tampa Bay area – Florida Medical Business

• Voted among “Best Places to Work,” for five consecutive years – Modern Healthcare



DaVita Medical Group is committed to the personalized care you deserve. This site allows you to preview our list of doctors, review their credentials and specialties, find the locations nearest you, or verify if DaVita Medical Group is included as an option in your current health plan.

Under our former name, DaVita Medical Group, our group was acquired by the HealthCare Partners family in 2006. In 2012, the merger of HealthCare Partners and DaVita, Inc. closed with a combined commitment to clinical excellence, patient quality of life, and physician leadership. In June 2017, we became DaVita Medical Group and confirmed our continued dedication to caring for our Florida community.



DaVita Medical Group Senior Executive Team

Daniel Virnich, MD, MBA, FACHE, Market President DaVita Medical Group Click to open   
  

Daniel Virnich, MD, MBA, FACHE, Market President

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Dr. Daniel Virnich joined the Florida Market as President in March of 2018 after serving as Senior Vice President in the California market since 2015 where he was responsible for group and IPA operations serving over 150,000 patients. As a physician, Dan brings an important doctor’s perspective to market strategy, growth and operations.

Before joining DaVita Medical Group in California, Dan was National Chief Medical Officer for the Acute Care division of TeamHealth, Inc, based out of South Florida, overseeing a division which employed more than 1,200 physicians across 25 states. He began his tenure at TeamHealth as the Medical Director for the Western U.S. region. In this role, he developed operational excellence metrics to enhance patient care outcomes, supported business development activities, and engaged Lean operations principles to streamline patient care.

Prior to joining TeamHealth, he served as a Corporate Medical Director for the Heritage Provider Network following his role as a clinical faculty member at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago.

Dan received his medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, graduating Alpha Omega Alpha, and completed his residency at the UCLA Medical Center. He earned his master's degree in business administration from Northwestern University. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

Barbara Allen, M.D., Chief Medical Officer DaVita Medical Group Click to open   
  

Barbara Allen, M.D., Chief Medical Officer

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As the CMO of DaVita Medical Group-FL since 2015, Barbara has a passion for supporting physicians in the delivery of exceptional clinical results in a value-driven system. Barbara is a board certified family physician with 20 years of clinical experience in family medicine. She has served in a variety of physician-executive roles prior to joining DMG Florida including President and CEO, Mayo Clinic Health System-Fairmont, MN, a community-based hospital with a multispecialty clinic. She also served as VPMA and Chief Quality Officer, Trinity Mother Frances Health System in Tyler Texas. Barbara is a graduate of the United States Air Force Academy and served in the USAF as an aerospace physiologist prior to attending medical school at the University of South Carolina.

Tesha Simpson, DNP, NP-C, Chief Operating Officer DaVita Medical Group Click to open   
  

Tesha Simpson, DNP, NP-C, Chief Operating Officer

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As a Chief Operating Officer, Tesha currently has oversight of the primary care operations across the state of Florida spanning across 11 counties and caring for 95K+ Medicare Advantage lives. 

Prior to joining DaVita, Tesha worked for BayCare, an integrated health system in Florida as the Director of Quality and Process Improvement. In her role there, Tesha directed strategic planning activities for 400+ multispecialty provider practices within a health system composed of 14 hospitals and 30+ ancillary service lines. During that time, she also worked as a Nurse Practitioner in primary care and has a passion for quality and provider-workforce satisfaction. Prior to her role at BayCare Health System, she ran the operations at a long-term care facility in Florida.

Tesha holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Florida. She also attained her Master of Science along with a Doctorate from the University of Florida school of Nursing.

Jay Green, CPA, Chief Financial Officer DaVita Medical Group Click to open   
  

Jay Green, CPA, Chief Financial Officer

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Jay brings more than 25 years of broad financial operations experience to our team. Prior to joining DMG, he was the CFO of MedHOK, which develops quality and compliance software solutions for health plans, accountable-care organizations, and medical homes. In addition, Jay worked at WellCare Health Plans as corporate controller where he had a primary role in financial reporting for the company, including significant roles in WellCare’s initial public offering and subsequent offerings. Jay started his career with Ernst & Young focusing on the insurance and health care industries. Jay is a CPA and holds a degree in accounting from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.