Steven Bussey – President

Steven Bussey brings over 30 years of experience in strategy, performance improvement, finance, sales, and operations from across the financial services and healthcare sectors. Steven is a Managing Director at Alvarez & Marsal and has participated in numerous projects designed to improve the healthcare delivery system.  Prior to Adeptus, Steven served as Chief of Ambulatory Care at New York City Health & Hospitals and CFO at a health insurance CO-OP. Steven was also CFO/COO of Apyrous Capital Management and held Director level positions at Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse.

Steven earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Pennsylvania and his master’s degree in business administration in finance and entrepreneurship at the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester.


Ricardo Martinez, M.D., FACEP – Executive Vice President & Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Martinez is a nationally recognized board-certified emergency physician who has practiced emergency medicine clinically for more than 30 years, and held senior roles in business, academia, and the federal government. Before joining Adeptus Health, Dr. Martinez was Chief Medical Officer of North Highland Worldwide Consulting, where a major focus of his work was collaborating with physician leadership to enhance their effectiveness in providing high-value care, building data-driven patient-centered teams, and driving cultural change. Dr. Martinez also served as the Executive Vice President of Medical Affairs for the Schumacher Group, a leading emergency medicine practice management company, and was previously appointed Federal Administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) by President Clinton. He currently serves as faculty at Emory University School of Medicine and previously held roles at Stanford University School of Medicine and as Executive Director of the Medical Leadership Academy. Dr. Martinez has been a senior medical advisor to the National Football League since 1988, facilitating medical care, emergency planning, preparedness and public health for The Super Bowl. He was elected to the National Academy of Medicine in 2004 and served on the Board of Directors of the Public Health Foundation.

Dr. Martinez completed undergraduate studies at Louisiana State University, an M.D. from Louisiana State University School of Medicine, and did his residency at LSU-Charity Hospital at New Orleans, where he was Chief Resident.

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