Sutter Health Welcomes New Board Member
SACRAMENTO, Calif.–In February 2020, Patrick (Pat) Blake joined the Sutter Health Board of Directors.
“We are pleased to welcome Pat to our Sutter Health Board of Directors,” said Sarah Krevans, president & CEO of Sutter Health. “Pat’s longtime healthcare industry experience – and expertise in healthcare technology solutions, enhances our work to lead the transformation of healthcare and improve quality, access and affordability for the people and communities we serve.”
About Patrick Blake
Blake’s career spans more than 30 years in healthcare services and health information technology, having held leadership roles at both Baxter Healthcare Corporation and McKesson Corporation. Most recently with McKesson, he served as executive vice president and group president, with responsibility for the company’s Technology Solutions Segment. Additionally, he held senior operating roles in the company’s pharmaceutical distribution and specialty businesses. He serves on the boards of Mayne Pharma and The Seven Hills School.
“I’m thrilled to be joining the board of Sutter Health,” said Patrick Blake, member of the Sutter Health Board of Directors. “I have long admired Sutter for its broad commitment to the communities it serves throughout Northern California. During this time of change and challenge across the healthcare landscape, I can think of no other organization better positioned than Sutter Health to lead the transformation to a more effective, efficient and patient-centric healthcare systems.”
Sutter Health is more than 60,000 people strong thanks to its integrated network of physicians, employees and volunteers. Rooted in Sutter Health’s not-for-profit mission, these team members partner to deliver exceptional care that feels personal. From physician offices to hospitals to outpatient care centers and home services, they proudly support the more than 3 million people in their care—nearly 1 percent of the U.S. population, in one of the most diverse and innovative regions in the world. Sutter team members adopt new technologies, make novel discoveries and embrace creative thinking to help patients and communities achieve their best health. From its street nurse program that provides check-ups for homeless people, to telemedicine-aided specialist consultations, to walk-in care clinics, to video visits, the Sutter Health team goes beyond traditional models to make care more convenient and to nurture and empower people throughout their healthcare journey.
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