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James D. Swift, M.D.

Chief Development Officer
James D. Swift, M.D., joined the Company in 2009 through the acquisition of a multi-state pediatric specialty practice, Children's HealthCare Network, which he founded in 1996 and served as Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Swift was promoted to Chief Development Officer in 2013 from Regional President, South Central Region for the Company’s Pediatrix Division, a role which he had served since 2012. Dr. Swift is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics with the University of Nevada School of Medicine and co-edited the clinical textbook, Pediatric Hospital Medicine: Textbook of Inpatient Management. At the time of publication in 2007, it was the first textbook for pediatricians practicing in inpatient settings. Dr. Swift received his medical degree from University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School and completed his internal medicine/pediatrics residency program at Loma Linda University Medical Center. He completed a fellowship in pediatric critical care at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Children's Hospital of Orange County and Martin Luther King Jr. Medical Center. Dr. Swift is board certified in pediatrics.