Dr. Stephen G. Friedhoff is a seasoned executive with more than 20 years of experience in clinical and administrative leadership roles. Most recently he served as Anthem Chief Clinical Officer and as Senior Vice President of Clinical Operations and Products. Prior to those positions, Dr. Friedhoff served as Anthem SVP Clinical Strategy and Programs, Chief Medical Officer of Anthem’s Government Business Division and held a similar role with Amerigroup Corporation prior to Amerigroup’s acquisition by Anthem. Earlier roles included Regional Medical director with Independence Blue Cross in Philadelphia, PA and Clinical Faculty and Medical Director at the Virtua Family Medicine Residency Program in Mount Holly, NJ. He continued to practice Family Medicine in NJ part time until 2015.
Dr. Friedhoff obtained his undergraduate degree at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY, summa cum laude, and his medical degree at the Rutgers–New Jersey Medical School in Newark, NJ. He completed his family medicine residency at Virtua Memorial Hospital in Mount Holly, NJ where he served as Chief Resident and was the recipient of the New Jersey Resident of the Year Award by the New Jersey Academy of Family Physicians.
Dr. Friedhoff is a certified health insurance executive through America’s Health Insurance Plans, a diplomat of the American Academy of Family Physicians and board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. He holds active medical licenses in New Jersey and Florida. Dr. Friedhoff has also served on the board of Samaritan Hospice in Marlton, NJ and Agape Care in South Carolina and was a recipient of the “Home Care Physician of The Year” award in southern New Jersey.