• Name: Nkem Okeke
  • Role: Chief Executive Officer & Founder
  • Companies: Medicalincs, Cordinnate, Healthlincs, Consociator, Value 360 Show
  • Experience: 20+ years
  • Core Values: What makes me “THICK” – Trusted, Hearty, Innovative, Committed, and Kaizen


  • Medical Degree: Nnamdi Azikiwe University, NGR
  • Family/General Practice Residency: KorleBu Teaching Hospital, GH
  • Master of Public Health (MPH): Tulane University, LA
  • Master of Business Administration & Master of Project Management: George Washington University, DC


  • Certified LEAN Six Sigma, Johns Hopkins University, MD
  • Certified Change Management Practitioner, Prosci, VA
  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Project Management Institute
  • Clinical Analytics Leadership Fellow, John Hopkins University, MD

Dr. Nkem is a global multi-award-winning kaizen entrepreneur with over 20 years of multidimensional experience as – a serial entrepreneur, a physician, and an expert in public health, leadership development, business administration, & transformation strategies.

Dr. Nkem‘s value proposition is to help others sculpt their highest potential – in a way that is unique to the person. She provides a nearly 360-degree perspective across different life building blocks (she calls “Ripplets of Value”) – Health & Wellness, Entrepreneurship, Cultural Harmony, Legacy, and Kaizen 101.

Since Medicalincs’ founding in 2013 and its launch in 2017, Dr. Nkem has delivered more than $150 million in cost savings and has improved population health measures by over 50 percent. Her working with key stakeholders to establish sustainable healthcare solutions across the care continuum and social settings has garnered a proven record of improving patient experience, health outcomes, and substantial cost reduction. To learn more about Medicalincs and other companies founded by Dr. Nkem, click here.

Dr. Nkem was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She spent her early life growing up throughout West Africa before returning to the US to pursue her “ever-evolving” education and consult with industry leaders throughout the Eastern U.S. healthcare spectrum. In addition to being a prominent public speaker, she currently serves as a senior advisor to the CEO at Johns Hopkins Healthcare (Priority Partners) on board priorities; is a board member of Lasell Village and Black Women’s Health Imperative; and was appointed by the Maryland Secretary of Health to serve as a Maryland Health Care Commission Advisory Council member on Primary Care Transformation.

Dr. Nkem is passionate about entrepreneurship, primary care, women’s health, and professional development. She sees herself as a “ripple maker,” guided by one of her favorite quotes: “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” ~ MT


  • Healthcare Executive 100%
  • Healthcare Transformation Facilitator 99%
  • Entrepreneur 95%
  • Strategic Advisor 98%

Value 360 Knowledge

During the past two decades, Dr. Okeke garnered master-level degrees from the nation’s preeminent universities. During this time, she has been featured as a revered public speaker for her expertise in a variety of subject matters about public health, business, and project management. She has consulted with healthcare leaders across the country.

Clinical Expertise

With extensive training and residency as a clinician, Dr. Okeke amassed a substantial amount of practical, on-the-ground knowledge of her profession before dedicating her career to alleviating the same common administrative confluences she experienced firsthand.


Carrying a philosophy of Kaizen, or “continuous improvement,” Dr. Okeke has channeled her considerable skill set into cultivating a second-to-none team that provides exceptional healthcare management and administrative consulting services for varying corporate, private, and governmental entities in the regional and national healthcare spectrum.

Executive Consulting

Nkem Okeke’s skill set is rooted in a multidisciplinary approach that includes decades-acquired expertise in clinical work, public health, business administration, and program management — talents and knowledge she is available to share with C-level leaders in a one-on-one capacity. To request Dr. Okeke’s consulting services, please send a message.

Award Winning Entrepreneur

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