Kim Perry, D.O., has become the new senior vice president and chief medical officer of Kindred Healthcare. 

Perry will help drive the value proposition with managed care payor partners and lead Kindred’s physician strategy and executive physician team.

She previously served as a multi-state chief medical officer with UnitedHealth Group and at BJC Healthcare as chief of emergency medicine. Perry received a doctorate of osteopathic medicine from A.T. Still University – Kirksville’s College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Salve Regina University. She also has served on the board of the American Heart Association in the St. Louis metropolitan area.