Employee Spotlight: Wael S. Mourad, MD, MHCM, FAAFP

Employee Spotlight

We are very excited to highlight one of our most valuable assets, our employees! Each month, get to know the HPC team in a fun new way.

Wael S. Mourad, MD, MHCM, FAAFPName: Wael S. Mourad

Department: Admin/Clinical

Title: Chief Health Officer

Primary work location: Olathe

How long have you worked at HPC? 15 months

How did you get into your field of work?

I got into my field of work by volunteering in free clinics, and it inspired me to build a quality system that does good in the world.

Do you speak any other languages? If yes, which ones?

I am semi-fluent in Arabic.

Do you have a favorite quote? If yes, what is it?

Harvard University’s motto which is “veritas” or “truth”

What values are important to you?

Dr. Mourad and his familyValues that are important to me are continuous improvement, teamwork, learning and customer service.

What is something about you that would surprise people?

I was born in a home in a rural village in Egypt.

What is on your “bucket” list?

I want to see my kids graduate from college and get married.

What is your favorite food?

My favorite food is Papa John’s Pizza.

What is your favorite movie?

“The Devil’s Advocate”

What is your favorite hobby?

My favorite hobbies include working in free clinics and reading in coffee shops.

Are you an animal lover?  If yes, how many pets do you have and what kind are they?

I am not an animal lover. I have two boys, Adam who is five years old, and Zane who is two years, old that keep me pretty busy.