Warren A. Jones, MD

AHIMA Foundation
Director of Healthcare Quality and Disparities, Provider Resources, Inc.

 

Dr. Warren Jones is a residency trained family physician and fellowship trained adolescent medicine specialist. He is a retired Captain from the U.S. Navy and is currently the Director of Healthcare Quality and Disparities for Provider Resources, Inc. He is the past and founding Executive Director of the Mississippi Institute for the Improvement of Geographical Minority Health Disparities (MIGMH). He is also a Professor Emeritus of Family Medicine at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

Dr. Jones served as Executive Director of the Division of Medicaid in the Office of the Governor of Mississippi. Additionally, he served on the Congressionally mandated VA Advisory Committee on Disability Compensation and on the CMS Administrator appointed Advisory Panel on Education and Outreach. He served on the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) Technical Advisory Group (TAG) to the Secretary of Health and Human Services, as well as Chair of the Advisory Council to the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Dr. Jones is currently a member on the National Advisory Board of the Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease, the National Commission on Prevention Priorities, and has previously served on the Board of the National Health Council and the National Advisory Council to Rewarding Results, of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the California Health Foundation.

Dr. Jones holds a Medical Doctorate from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA and an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Tougaloo College in Tougaloo, Mississippi.