Daniel Varga, M.D.,
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Daniel Varga, M.D., joined Texas Health Resources in January 2013 as the system’s first chief clinical officer (CCO) and senior executive vice president. As CCO he is responsible for achieving full and seamless integration of the entire Texas Health clinical enterprise, including quality, patient safety, and patient experience initiatives. He also oversees physician relationships, clinical integration, care design, and clinical research and education.
Varga comes to Texas Health with 24 years of combined experience in patient practice, medical education and health care administration. He served in a number of senior clinical leadership roles in large health care organizations, most recently as the chief clinical officer at KentuckyOne Health, the largest health system in Kentucky.
Prior to this position, he served as chief medical officer (CMO) at Saint Joseph Health System in Lexington, Ky., regional vice president-CMO at SSM Healthcare-Saint Louis, senior vice president and CMO at Norton Healthcare in Louisville, Ky., and founder and president of Community Medical Associates, a large primary care physician group.
Varga received a bachelor’s degree at the University of Kentucky and his medical education was at the University of Louisville. He is board certified in internal medicine.