Mark Sockell is the Chief Medical Officer for Meritage Medical Network. Dr. Sockell joined Meritage in 2014. In his two years of serving on the Board of Directors, Dr. Sockell has quickly become an essential asset to Meritage due to his unique ability to communicate the importance of improving our Risk Adjustment processes, to include coding and documenting, and quality measures. As a provider, Dr. Sockell’s background is in internal medicine and geriatrics.
Prior to Meritage Dr. Sockell spent much of his career in medical education, as the Director of Medical Education at St. Mary’s Medical Center in San Francisco. There he founded and ran the inpatient hospitalist program.
Dr. Sockell earned his medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco. He then completed his Internship at the Boston VA, Jamaica Plains Boston, MA, and his Residency University of California, San Francisco.