Tania Elliott, MD, FAAAAI, FACAAI, is an expert in telemedicine and digital health, leveraging connected care technologies to bring care to patients, wherever they are. Passionate about the quadruple aim, she creates solutions to improve quality, efficiencies, access, and patient and care team experiences.
She is currently Chief Medical Officer of Virtual Care at Ascension, advancing adoption of virtual visits and remote patient monitoring across the care continuum. Ascension is one of the largest healthcare systems in the country with 150,000 associates and 40,000 providers at 2600 sites, including 150 hospitals in 20 states.
Previously, she served as a clinical solutions medical director at Aetna, a CVS company, supporting development of the telemedicine, women's health, and cardiovascular disease portfolios and as Chief Medical Officer of EHE, a 106-year-old nationwide preventive health and wellness company, where she developed a novel, evidence-based preventive care model that leveraged a suite of digital engagement solutions to keep employees productive, healthy, and up-to-date on age and risk-factor based preventive screenings.
Dual board certified in Internal Medicine and Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Dr. Elliott embraced telemedicine first as a physician, and then as Medical Director of Doctor on Demand, developing the nation's first fully employed, nationwide "Virtualist" physician workforce. In 2019, she was named Medical Marketing and Media's (MM+M) Top 40 Healthcare Transformers.
She currently chairs the Telemedicine and Technology Taskforce for The American American College of Allergy Asthma and Immunology, and is a mentor for Stanford University's Masters in Clinical Informatics Program.
She frequently serves as a healthcare broadcast media expert and is regularly featured on top shows including Good Morning America, Rachael Ray, Dr. Oz, Dr. Phil, The Doctors, and CBS This Morning.