Richard Juda

Richard Juda

Chief Executive Officer

Innovative Healthcare Group

About Richard Juda

Dr. Richard Juda, MD, CPE, MBA, FACHT is an esteemed professional in the field of medicine, corporate leadership, entrepreneurialism with a unique specialization in hospital turn-arounds. He has played an integral part in the hospital industry with cutting-edge clinical knowledge and the ability to provide academic and business corroboration in the healthcare industry.

As part of his clinical career Dr. Juda played a key role in developing clinical programs in a variety of areas some of which include Neurocritical Care, Critical Care, Aeromedical Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Prehospital Medicine and Stroke. He has held a variety of positions including Chief of Service and membership in multitude of hospital committees as their Chairman. Administratively he developed his career achieving executive positions including Corporate Executive Vice-President of a 6-hospital system, Hospital Board of Trustees Membership as well as Professional Societal Board of Trustees Memberships.

Dr. Juda is the CEO and founder of The Innovative Healthcare Group with over 23 years of experience in both clinical medicine and the business of medicine which has generated over $150 million in revenue growth for his clients. The expertise of Dr. Juda includes mergers and acquisitions, physician relations, operational improvement, hospital operations and much more. Over this time, he has played a pivotal role in cutting waste and costs as well as creating clinical platforms to improve hospitals quality, performance and profitability. Dr. Juda has curated expert hospital business management programs that include a wide variety of areas including executive leadership, healthcare systems development, optimizing processes, developing clinical programs and driving profitability. Governmental triumphs include authoring and presenting for approval financial designs to CMS/Medicare for clinical coding and reimbursement. With this array of real-world experience, Dr. Juda has pivoted hospitals to become a top tiered institutions within their parent organizations.

Through a passion for integration between all facets of the healthcare industry, Dr. Juda strives to educate physicians on the business of medicine in order to further their career advancement while achieving excellence in clinical medicine for all the patients they serve.

Areas of Expertise

  • Executive Leadership
  • Physician Leadership
  • Hospital Turn-Arounds
  • Employee Engagement
  • Process Optimization
  • Finance and Revenue Generation
  • Coding and Billing


Bachelor of Science, Biology
University of Hartford

MD, St. George’s University School of Medicine

MBA, Master’s in Business Administration
University of Massachusetts

Residency, General Surgery/Anesthesia
University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Fellowship, Anesthesia/Surgery/Trauma
Yale University


  • Certified Physician Executive,
    American Association for Physician Leadership
  • Board Certified, Anesthesia/NeuroCritical Care