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Our mission and our values guide how we conduct our business, what we believe in, and where we are headed.

Executive Leadership


Prem Reddy, MD

Chairman, President & CEO


Kavitha Bhatia, MD

President and Chair, Prime Healthcare Foundation & Chief Medical Officer of Strategy, Prime Healthcare
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Sunny Bhatia, MD

CEO, Region I & Corporate Chief Medical Officer


Sunitha Reddy

Chief Revenue Officer
Vice President of Operations


Steve Aleman

Chief Financial Officer

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Erica Reilley, Esq.

Vice President,
Deputy General Counsel
& Chief Litigation Counsel


Sonia Mehta, MD

CEO Region II, Corporate Chief Medical Officer & Chief Academic Officer


Paryus Patel, MD

Corporate Chief
Medical Officer Region III-VI


Harsha Upadhyay

CEO, Region III


Saju George

CEO, Region V


Luis Leon

Interim CEO Region IV & CEO Region VI

Corporate Vice Presidents

  • Ravi Reddy
    Executive Vice President
    Shared Services
  • Carlton Burgess
    Vice President
    Laboratory Services
  • Raghu Chennareddy
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Jeffrey Collette
    Vice President
    Accounting Operations & Controller
  • Arti Dhuper
    Vice President
    Human Resources
  • Matthew Ennen
    Vice President
    Financial Planning & Analysis
  • Ahmad Imran
    Vice President
    Quality & Value-Based Care
  • Charles Kim
    Vice President
    Real Estate & Asset Management
  • Ajith Kumar
    Vice President
    Digital Transformation
  • Jay Lipps
    Chief Accounting Officer
  • Michael Marron
    Vice President
    Decision Support
  • Elizabeth Nikels
    Vice President
    Communications & Public Relations
  • Pinaki Ghosh Ray
    Vice President
    Outsourcing & Strategy
  • Ken Park
    Vice President
    Rural Health
  • Seetha Reddy
    Vice President
    Ancillary Operations
  • Clay Wombacher
    Chief Compliance Officer
  • Amy Searls
    Chief Experience Officer
  • Rakesh Seth
    Vice President
    Facilities & Construction
  • Markus Quenan
    Vice President, Medical Groups
  • David Silverman
    Vice President
  • Shannon Bol
    Vice President,
    Managed Care, Region II
  • Billie Pierce, Esq.
    Vice President,
    Deputy General Counsel
    & Chief Employment Counsel

Regional Leadership

  • Jonathan Aquino
    Regional Chief Operating Officer
  • Emmanuel Damalie
    Regional Vice President,
    Clinical Integration
  • Edward Gong
    Regional Vice President,
    Managed Care
  • David Cooke, RN
    Regional Chief Nursing Officer, Region I
  • Syed Kazmi
    Regional Chief Medical Officer,
    Northeast Region
  • Jacqueline Pester-Babcock, RN
    Regional Chief Nursing Officer, Region II
  • Cheryl Tong
    Regional Chief Financial Officer
  • Hollie Vaughan, RN
    Regional Chief Nursing Officer, Region VI
  • Ken Wheeler
    Regional Vice President,
    Patient Financial Services
  • Selvan Murugan, RN
    Regional Chief Nursing Officer, Region V
  • Wesley Robinson, RN
    Regional Chief Nursing Officer, Region III