James Wantuck, MD
associate chief medical officer
"Accolade is a place where the people have a common mission, a common dedication, and a common sense of doing what's right. There are few places to work where you can be a part of a team of people who are truly changing the world in one of the most important facets of our society."
As Associate Chief Medical Officer at Accolade and previously co-founder of PlushCare, Dr. Wantuck is responsible for leading the clinical organization at Accolade Care and contributing to significant strategic initiatives. He is focused on managing a large and growing group of physicians and therapists, with a goal of creating a high-performing clinical organization that delivers exceptional, member obsessed, health care.
Dr. Wantuck is a board-certified internal medicine physician, having trained at Stanford University Medical Center and completed his Medical Doctorate at Vanderbilt University Medical School. He co-founded PlushCare in 2015, building the company from the ground up, leading a group of over three hundred physicians and therapists, and caring for hundreds of thousands of patients along the way.