Jeffrey I. Farber, MD, MBA is President and Chief Executive Officer of The New Jewish Home. A specialist in geriatric medicine with extensive management experience, Dr. Farber came to Jewish Home from the Mount Sinai Health System, where he was Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Population Health, leading the quality, utilization, clinical integration, physician engagement, care management, and practice transformation efforts to drive performance in the System’s broad portfolio of value-based contracts. Dr. Farber was also Chief Executive Officer of Mount Sinai Care, LLC, the system’s Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organization, which has more than 42,000 aligned Medicare beneficiaries.
Dr. Farber, who is board-certified in both Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine, has been an active clinician and educator. He serves as Associate Attending Physician in Geriatric Medicine at The Mount Sinai Hospital and Associate Professor of Geriatric Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, a position he retains now that he is at The New Jewish Home.
Dr. Farber’s research interests include models of care for older adults, population health management, and the clinical interface with healthcare finance. He is a nationally recognized speaker and has twice received federal grant funding through the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration. Dr. Farber’s research has been published in The Annals of Internal Medicine, JAMA Internal Medicine, and The Journal of Hospital Medicine.
Dr. Farber holds an MD from Yeshiva University’s Albert Einstein College of Medicine and an MBA from the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. He lives in Tenafly with his wife and three children.