Dr. Wael Haidar, Chief Clinical Officer of Bon Secours Mercy Health

Wael Haidar, MD

Chief Clinical Officer


Wael Haidar, MD, serves as chief clinical officer at Bon Secours Mercy Health. He is responsible for the strategic leadership of the organization’s clinical enterprise, including service lines, physician and ambulatory services, medical informatics and population health.

He previously served as senior vice president, Provider Networks, for Bon Secours Health System, a role he assumed in January 2017. Prior to joining Bon Secours, Dr. Haidar worked at Mercy Clinics in Des Moines, Iowa, for 10 years where he served as a staff physician, medical director of the Adult Hospitalist Program, vice president of hospital-based physicians and ultimately as chief physician executive and president of Mercy Clinics.

Dr. Haidar earned his medical degree from American University of Beirut in Beirut, Lebanon, and a master’s degree in business administration from Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management. He completed fellowships with the Mayo Clinic in behavioral neurology and geriatrics.