About this Speaker
Kevin has been working during the past twenty-five plus years in the healthcare administration and hospital operations arena.
During the past five years he has worked as an independent consultant on engagements that focused on performance improvement for hospital operations and supply chain services. Prior to healthcare consulting, he lead the development and execution of financial and clinical supply chain services strategies as the System Vice President for Sharp HealthCare, a San Diego, CA, based, not-for-profit, integrated delivery network that consists of eight hospitals, 2600 affiliated doctors, and twenty one non-acute ambulatory centers. His focus was on identifying and implementing cost-effective solutions supporting quality patient care and improving operational efficiencies throughout the health system.
In previous positions, he has held various leadership roles at Mercy Health System, in addition to administrative responsibilities in an academic medical center, a rural hospital, and healthcare consulting with KPMG Peat Marwick. He brings a broad range of healthcare management experience to the table in for-profit and not-for-profit environments, in addition to acute and ambulatory care settings with responsibilities over ancillary & support services operations, financial management, process improvement, project management, information systems, physician relations, supply chain services, business development, and strategic planning.
Kevin grew up in Philadelphia, PA, and is currently pursuing a Masters degree in Healthcare Administration at Drexel University. He also holds an Executive Education Certificate from The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, a Masters in Public Health degree in Healthcare Planning & Administration from the University of Tennessee, and a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration from LaSalle University. He is also an alum from Cardinal Dougherty High School, a Hibernian who also serves on many boards, and was a former member of the Irish American Business Chamber & Network in Philadelphia, PA.