David Ashley, MD, MBA, leads Provant’s clinical teams with medical oversight on health strategy and all clinical practices. He oversees all custom wellness programs and services developed for employers and their employees nationwide. His 22 years of diverse medical practice includes primary care, military medicine, and emergency medicine.
In addition to his role as Chief Medical Officer for Provant, Dr. Ashley is a practicing primary care physician who actively shares his expertise with the medical community through his responsibilities as a member of the Governing Board of the Rhode Island Academy of Family Physicians, Medical Director of the Family Medicine Residency program at Brown Medical Center, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Brown University’s Warren Alpert Medical School, and Chief Flight Surgeon for the Rhode Island National Guard. He is past president of the Rhode Island Academy of Family Physicians.
Dr. Ashley is a fervent advocate of integrating true medical home models with current medical practices, as well as adoption and utilization of electronic medical records for better patient care. These strengths contribute to Dr. Ashley’s success in the consumer-driven health care arena, including preventive medicine in the corporate sector. Prior to joining Provant, Dr. Ashley served as medical director of multi-physician practices. He holds certifications in ATLS, ACLS, and BLS. He is a graduate of Brown University’s School of Medical and earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of Rhode Island. Dr. Ashley is fluent in Spanish.