SBCMS President Congratulates Dr. Bradley Gilbert as New Head of Calif. DHCS January 31, 2020 General, Medi-Cal Bradley Gilbert M.D., Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) 0 SBCMS Statement: On behalf of the entire leadership and membership of San Bernardino County Medical Society (SBCMS), we would like to extend our enormous congratulations to Bradley P. Gilbert, M.D., upon his appointment to California’s Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) by Governor Gavin Newsom. Read more here. Having had the opportunity to work closely with Dr. Gilbert for many years in his position as CEO of the of the Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP) and as a member of our SBCMS board of directors, we know firsthand what levels of expertise, talent, passion and energy he will bring to this position. Dr. Gilbert is a brilliant and highly-respected leader with a long history of working in innovative payment models for millions of Medi-Cal lives. We look forward to continuing our work with Dr. Gilbert in his new capacity, given his understanding of the vital role of physicians and provider networks in ensuring access to quality health care for Californians. We are honored to know and work with Dr. Gilbert, and we join together in celebrating this dynamic development. Congratulations, Dr. Gilbert! Mark M. Bai, M.D. President, San Bernardino County Medical Society Assistant Regional Medical Director, Southern California Permanente Medical Group Comments are closed.