Salick is widely recognized as a visionary, pioneer, and leading expert in the field of disease state management.
The founder of Salick Health Care, Inc., he developed industry-changing concepts and solutions that transformed how patients with chronic and catastrophic illnesses are diagnosed and treated.
He created a managed care subsidiary, the first to offer fixed-price insurance products for the treatment of catastrophic diseases such as cancer and end-stage renal disease.
In 1997 Salick Health Care, Inc., was sold to Astra-Zeneca for roughly $450M.
Currently, Dr. Salick, based on his disease-specific paradigm, is pioneering the development of comprehensive cardiovascular centers.