Fallon Health names Mark Dichter, M.D. Medical Director for Utilization Management and Clinical Informatics

Worcester, MA, May 23, 2019 — Fallon Health, a nationally recognized, not-for-profit health care services organization, today announced the recent hire of Mark Dichter, M.D. as Medical Director for Utilization Management and Clinical Informatics. 

In his role as Medical Director, Dr. Dichter will provide clinical leadership and support to utilization management, medical policy and other medical management functions. With an extensive background in clinical informatics, he will also provide guidance in the development of clinical operations and population health solutions. 

Prior to joining Fallon, Dr. Dichter worked for over twenty years as a Medical Director at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, most recently in the role of Medical Director for Health Information Systems. He also has extensive experience as an urgent care physician.  

Dr. Dichter graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Boston University and with a Medical Degree from SUNY-Downstate Medical Center in NY. He completed a residency in and is board certified in Internal Medicine. In addition, he completed a Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Medical Informatics at Harvard Medical School and the Harvard School of Public Health.

Melissa Randall
Corporate Communications Manager

About Fallon Health
Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those we serve. In addition to offering innovative health insurance solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, we excel in creating unique health care programs and services that provide coordinated, integrated care for seniors and individuals with complex health needs. Fallon has consistently rated among the nation’s top health plans by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO , Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products.