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Heat Emergency in Boston
Mayor Wu announced a heat emergency in the City of Boston through Wednesday, July 17. Cooling centers will be open at 14 BCYF community centers Monday through Wednesday, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Alastair Bell

President and Interim CEO, BMC Health System

Dr. Alastair Bell is president and interim CEO of the BMC Health System. He oversees comprehensive system strategy and operations of its entities including BMC, accountable care, and the WellSense Health Plan, a Medicaid Managed Care Organization with more than 400,000 members in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

Prior to joining BMC in 2012, Dr. Bell was a leader in the North American Payor and Provider Practice at McKinsey and Company, advising a range of national and international healthcare organizations and leading large scale transformation programs.

Alastair received a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Oxford in England, a Master of Arts in physiology from the University of Cambridge in England, and a Master of Business Administration with distinction from Harvard Business School. H

He currently serves as the vice chair of the board for both Boston Medflight and Boston Children’s Chorus.

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