Chief Pharmacy Officer & Director of the Center for Pharmacy Innovations
Michael Evans is the Vice President/Chief Pharmacy Officer for Geisinger. Geisinger is one of the largest integrated health systems in the United states serving approximately 4.2 million residents. Geisinger is widely recognized and has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service.
As Chief Pharmacy Officer, Mike is responsible for overall strategy development, administrative oversight, and leadership for Enterprise Pharmacy at Geisinger. He and his pharmacy leadership team members’ have successfully built a robust network of pharmacy programs for Geisinger’s integrated delivery system. The programs consist of Acute and Ambulatory Disease Management, Retail/Mail Order/Specialty Pharmacies, Geisinger Health Plan Pharmacy, Infusion, Formulary, Informatics, and Center for Pharmacy Innovation and Outcomes. Our pharmacist collaborative practice model for acute and chronic disease management has Geisinger on the forefront of multidisciplinary patient care. The Medication Therapy Disease Management (MTDM) program was named the recipient of the ASHP Award of Excellence for 2016 and a finalist in Medication Safety for chronic pain management.
Evans received both the 2015 Next-Generation Health-System Pharmacist Award and the 2015 Next-Generation Pharmacist Award
Evans received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Millersville University and degree in pharmacy from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Sciences, Philadelphia, PA.