Aric Coffman, MD, is Chief Executive Officer and Northwest Regional Market President. He previously served as the president for DaVita Medical Group’s New Mexico market and has held several leadership roles within that team for the last 12 years. Prior to becoming the president in 2015, Aric served as the residency program director, associate medical director of specialty care, senior medical director, and chief medical officer.
As President, Dr. Coffman plays a key role in the planning and operations implementation of the organization’s Commit to Care service guideline—WE CARE—throughout all Washington clinics. His experience and expertise in the healthcare industry will help expand the Washington market through planned growth and business development. He will provide leadership at the regional level working with the national team. As a physician, Aric brings an important physician’s perspective to market strategy and operations.
His passion and leadership have earned him recognition professionally and in his community. He was honored with the DaVita Core Value Award for Fulfillment, has been named a Top Doc, and received a lifetime achievement award from the University of New Mexico for resident education. He was featured in the Albuquerque Journal for his work and dedication in healthcare.
Dr. Coffman received his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma, and an MBA from the University of Texas, Dallas. He is board certified in general surgery.
Commit to Care – Every Patient, Every Teammate, Every Time
- Welcome with heart
- Explain what you’re going to do
- Connect personally
- Ask about needs
- Respond with respect
- Ensure needs are met and Exit with thanks