Welcome to CAIN Health

James Lewis Kyle

M.D. Degree UCLA Medical School, Internship UCLA Medical Center, Residency
UCLA Medical Center-Internal Medicine, California Medical License

Professional Experience:
• Vice President of Medical Affairs with oversight of quality, risk, case management, medical staff services,
rehabilitation services and respiratory care
• Consulted as Vice President for Strategic Development with University of Science and Medicine, served as
Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
• Dean of fully accredited public health school with faculty of 65 and $6 million annual budget
• Vice President of healthcare management and consulting firm specializing in management of Medicaid health
plan, behavioral health and employer self-funded health plan
• Founder and COO of consulting practice specializing in strategic planning, revenue enhancement, evaluation
and assessment, educational and provider services
• Chief Medical Officer, Director of Clinical Business Development, Compliance Officer, and Interim and
Administrative Dean for College of Medicine
• President and CEO for Sharp Health Plan managing acquisitions and expanding product offerings
• Private practice of Internal medicine

Relevant experience includes:
• Managed strategic planning, communications and development. Developed legal and organizational
framework for new faculty practice plan for university
• Maintained profitability of $35 million enterprise and stabilized management team for aggressive growth
• Secured over $1 million in grant funding for College of Science and Medicine
• Developed National Advisory Board for University School of Public Health and increased fundraising by
300% while maintaining balanced budget
• Directed acquisition and implementation of self-funded employee benefit plan including contract negotiation,
design of physician delegation model and directing strategic account management for clients
• Managed major clinical projects, including $1.4 million Urgent Care contract
• Prepared Provider manuals and drafted marketing plan for Dental HMO, designed and performed Internal
Quality Improvement studies, disenrollment and member surveys
• Managed space lease, remodeling, physician recruitment and contracting for ambulatory care center
• Designed self-sufficiency protocol for public housing for LA county and billing system for Urban
Telemedicine test bed program
• On air medical consultant for television news, appearing six times weekly for over 3 years