Carole Montgomery

Carole Montgomery, MD, FHM, MHSA

Director, Physician Development and Program Improvement
Respecting Choices

Carole Montgomery MD, FHM, MHSA is Director of Physician Development and Program Improvement and a Senior Faculty Consultant with Respecting Choices.  She is a board-certified Internal Medicine physician with over 20 years practicing hospital-based medicine and another 8 years in executive leadership positions. Before joining RC, she served as Vice President of Clinically Integrated Pathways in a large integrated health system, where she was responsible for designing and leading the development of population health management programs with a focus on integrating care across settings and specialties. In this role, she provided executive leadership for implementation of the Respecting Choices programs, including all stages of Advance Care Planning and Shared Decision Making in Serious Illness.

Montgomery earned her bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University and her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. She completed her internship and internal medicine residency at Butterworth Hospital, Grand Rapids, Michigan. She earned her master’s degree in health management and policy from the University of Michigan’s School of Public Health.


Breakout Session IV – Making a Critical Mission…Mission Critical

Presented by Carole Montgomery, MD, FHM, MHSA, Julie Goldstein, MD, Matthew Kaiser, MA, Alison Rein, MS at 7:30 AM on Friday, October 11th.

With increasing pressure to deliver high-value care, innovative organizations are transforming their systems of care to ensure that care is consistent with patient goals and values.  Advocate Aurora Health has engaged with Respecting Choices to ingrain deep systems change with use of data and evidence to ensure that they ask, understand, and honor their patients’…