Jonathan Edelheit, JD
Principal & Co-Founder
Jonathan Edelheit is Principle and Co-Founder of Global Healthcare Resources (GHR), the world’s leading authority in all things health, including healthcare, wellness, wellbeing, medical and wellness travel, employee benefits, insurance, precision medicine, and genomics. Global Healthcare Resources manages Corporate Health & Wellness Association and Medical Tourism Association which provide industry standard designations and certifications to professionals around the globe. Jonathan Edelheit is also the chairman of the Employer Healthcare & Benefits Congress, managed by GHR. Global Healthcare Resources touches over 2.6 million executives and professionals through a portfolio of companies in its network through magazines, events, and over 1.2 million members of in its LinkedIn Groups.
Mr. Edelheit is founder and principal of Global Healthcare Ventures, an organization made up of the top leaders in healthcare from the United States and around the globe, with its key purpose to identify, annually, the next “Uber” or “Airbnb” of healthcare and brings that company to market.
Much of Jonathan Edelheit’s time is spent in his role as a global connector, a facilitator with a mission to bring concierge clients to their very own dream clientele in a sort of “mastermind” fashion.
In his previous life, after graduating Villanova Law School, Mr. Edelheit went to work for a regional TPA, which he turned into a national powerhouse. He was an early adopter of corporate wellness and telemedicine in self-funded and fully insured plans and was the first in the US to implement medical tourism into health insurance plans.
Jonathan Edelheit has published several books on a variety of healthcare subjects and is a frequent feature in national and global media.