Speaker profile: Dr. Jill Vecchio

Radiologist

JILL Q. VECCHIO, M.D.

Dr. Vecchio is a practicing physician specializing in Radiology with sub-specialization in Women’s Imaging, practicing since 1997. She became politically active after reading the PPACA/”Obamacare”, and began speaking publicly on healthcare policy with an emphasis on market-driven ideas for healthcare reform. She has been on radio, internet and television and had her own radio show. Dr. Vecchio is currently a Healthcare Policy fellow for Centennial Institute, and Healthcare Issues Instructor for Leadership Program of the Rockies.

In 2008, she established Imaging Consulting, LLC; working with physicians and Breast Imaging centers. This has expanded to include healthcare policy and messaging. She has worked with businesses, policy groups, campaigns and government officials at the local, state, national and international levels.

Imaging Consulting, LLC
2008-present
Denver, Colorado
President and Founder
Offering consultation services to providers/facilities/hospitals for development of state-of-the-art breast facilities and services, and formation of multidisciplinary teams for comprehensive breast care (radiology, surgery, oncology, radiation oncology, genetic counseling, support groups, alternative therapies, marketing, contracting).

Consultant to Exempla Lutheran Breast Care Center 2009-2010.
Consultant Reviewer to Continuing Physician Education Program (CPEP)

Now also offering consulting on Healthcare Policy, including education and messaging.
Healthcare Consultant to Crawford Broadcasting.
Have consulted with state, federal and international officials, candidates, and policymakers

Rocky Mountain Radiologists, PC
2008-present
Denver, Colorado
Director of Women’s Imaging, Lutheran Medical Center
Director, Lutheran Breast Care Center
Medical Director, Red Rocks Imaging Center
Medical Director, Red Rocks Breast Center
Breast Disease Site Team, Lutheran Medical Center

Red Rocks Cancer Center
Board of Directors 2010-2011

Sue Miller Day of Caring
Board of Directors 2014-present

Awards/Honors:
Denver Business Journal: Nominated for Outstanding Women in Business 2014
Physicians Making a Difference, Medical Center of Aurora 2004-2007
HealthSouth Award for Outstanding Medical Contributions 1999 (“Radiologist of the Year”)
America’s Top Radiologists 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
Chief Resident Radiology, Univ of Colorado Health Sciences Center 1995-96
Voted Colorado Resident Representative to American College of Radiology 1995
Mosby Award for Outstanding Medical Student in Obstetrics and Gynecology 1989

Current Affiliations:
Hologic, Inc: Physician Scientific Advisory Board (Breast Biopsy and Gynecology Divisions)