The Idaho Academy of Family Physicians Names Kelly McGrath 2019 Family Physician of the Year
BOISE, Idaho — Comagine Health’s medical director Kelly McGrath, M.D., was named as the 2019 Idaho Family Physician of the Year by the Idaho Academy of Family Physicians. A tribute to honor him took place at the organization’s 71st Annual Conference. Dr. McGrath was commended for his generous contributions to his profession, his ongoing dedication to his patients and his commitment to his community.
As Comagine Health’s medical director in Idaho, Dr. McGrath provides strategic leadership and clinical oversight for patient safety and quality improvement initiatives. His role as a senior clinical leader drives population health improvement projects across the care continuum in Idaho. Dr. McGrath’s career spans more than three decades at Clearwater Valley Hospital. He also serves as the chief medical officer of the multi-state accountable care organization Clearwater Valley Hospital is a part of and actively teaches and mentors residents.
“Dr. McGrath exemplifies what it means to be a family physician,” said president and CEO, Marc Bennett. “He’s contributed deeply to his community and to his patients. I offer my congratulations to him on this incredible achievement.”
“I’m honored to receive this award. I’m fortunate to have a career that I love where I feel like I can make a difference in the lives of my patients,” said Kelly McGrath.