FALLS CHURCH, VA– Inova announces that Steve Motew, MD, MHA, has been named Inova Health System’s Chief Physician Executive (CPE), effective today. In this role, Dr. Motew will be responsible for building a comprehensive and integrated clinical and physician enterprise as the centerpiece of Inova Health System. This newly created role is a key part of Inova’s transformation.
A vascular surgeon, Dr. Motew most recently was Senior Vice President, Novant Health, President of Novant Health Institutes and Innovation Centers, where he was responsible for clinical care delivery across the enterprise service lines. Prior to this, Dr. Motew served as President of Novant Health’s Winston-Salem market overseeing clinical operations, growth, care delivery, quality and outcomes. Dr. Motew is known for his excellence in clinical care transformation, strategy development and execution, consumer focused healthcare, medical group and clinician leadership.
“Steve brings an impressive breadth of experience leading change, improving clinical outcomes and growing clinical programs,” commented J. Stephen Jones, MD, Inova President and CEO. “He shares our values – keeping patients at the center. Given his style and ability, Steve has a critical role in establishing Inova as a best-in-class, high reliability organization.”
Dr. Motew received his BA in Anthropology from Emory University, MD Doctor of Medicine from the University of Illinois, College of Medicine, and his MHA Masters in Healthcare Administration from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
Inova is Northern Virginia’s leading nonprofit healthcare provider, employing more than 18,000 team members and serving more than 2 million individuals annually through an integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes such as the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, Inova Schar Cancer Institute and Inova Neuroscience and Spine Institute. Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare – every time, every touch – to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve. Founded in 1956 as the Fairfax Hospital Association, Inova has grown with its surrounding community and the region to provide a full spectrum of health services, including Northern Virginia’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Its hospitals have a total of 1,800 licensed beds.
Four of Inova’s five hospitals have received five-star rankings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; they are the only hospitals in the Washington, DC region to have earned the highest rating from the federal agency. To achieve its mission of providing world-class healthcare to a diverse community, Inova is home to prominent clinicians and scientists who drive innovation to improve patient care, prevent disease and promote wellness. More information and statistics about Inova can be found at www.inova.org.