Dr. A. Kim Saal, MD was most recently Chief Clinical and Strategy Office for Cooley Dickinson Health Care, Northampton, Massachusetts and President/CEO of the Cooley Dickinson Medical Group. Kim has served as Chief Medical Officer for CareGroup, an integrated delivery system in Boston, Massachusetts that included Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, New England Baptist Hospital, Mount Auburn Hospital and three community hospitals. He utilized quality and information management tools to promote clinical integration and improve quality of care and was the founding President and Chairman of the Board of the Provider Service Network, an organization that contracted on behalf of 2,800 physicians and seven hospitals and was dedicated to improving the quality and value of health care for over 400,000 managed care enrollees.
Kim clinically practiced cardiology for thirty years at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts where he was also Chief of the Division of Cardiology, President of the Medical Staff and a member of the Board of Trustees.
Kim was in Hampshire College’s first class and recently served as vice-chair of the Board of Trustees. He has served on numerous boards in health care, education, community service organizations and an automobile museum.