Richard Rakowski



Richard Rakowski

CEO
Medically Home

Richard Rakowski

Richard Rakowski CEO of Medically Home Rich has relished the nourishment and integrating learning secured from a career in engineering, senior executive leadership roles and incubating-founding-leading disruptive companies in the healthcare and renewable resource sectors. He is a frequent public speaker and a passionate advocate for the transformation of medical care delivery into safer, more clinically-effective models. His early career in began in operations consulting work with manufacturing facilities in +40 industries, where he took-apart and redesigned large-scale production processes to improve quality, throughput, and costs. Learning from that experience became a platform for his later insights into how to think about siloed healthcare delivery challenges. Later in his career, Rich founded a business incubator in health care services, which gave birth to a start-up that merged with Healthways. During his tenure as President of Healthways, Healthways stock grew from $18 to $53 per share. His scaled experience with population health, passionately drew him into the creation of Medically Home, the first commercial model for hospital level care delivered safely delivered in patients’ homes. Rich and his father were featured in the documentary film “Mr. Rakowski”, which examines the effects of the Holocaust on his childhood and their relationship.

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