Richard Goddard, MS


Executive Council Member


Mr. Richard Goddard, MS, is the Director of Clinical Innovation at Advocate Health Care (AHC) / Advocate Physician Partners (APP). Mr. Goddard is an executive who seeks to globally facilitate the innovation journey within the healthcare ecosystem to support the patient’s current and future needs. Mr. Goddard’s areas of expertise include value-based care model strategy and implementation, enterprise-wide claim analytics administration, Lean performance improvement, and project management. Prior to joining Advocate, Mr. Goddard served as a Senior Consultant at GE Healthcare Camden Group.  His focus centered on system integration strategy/operations, hospital labor and non-labor process improvement, and value-based care strategy. Mr. Goddard received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in Urbana, Illinois and received his Master of Science degree in Health Systems Management from Rush University in Chicago, Illinois.