CEO, Community Health Center of Franklin County
Edward Sayer has been Chief Executive Officer of Community Health Center of Franklin County since October of 2015. Ed has been in health care as a provider and manager for 30 years. As Executive Director for Hilltown Community Health Centers, an FQHC, for 8 years, Ed provided stable, steady leadership to the organization. He dramatically improved the telecommunication infrastructure by bringing both high-speed Internet and VOIP service to the health center and has also been a champion of the practice transformation known as patient-centered medical home. He demonstrated a collaborate approach to providing health care to the Hilltowns with similar, mission-driven agencies in the area and throughout the state. He has also been an executive board member to the state’s primary care association (Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers). As a former practicing clinical psychologist, Ed is well-positioned to lead the health center on its path towards greater service integration consistent with the goals of the patient-centered medical home.