Former CEO/Administrator Intermountain Medical Center
Grauer joined Health Catalyst after 23 years in executive leadership positions at Intermountain Healthcare, a Utah-based, not-for-profit system of 22 hospitals, 185 clinics, and 1,400 employed physicians that is widely recognized as a leader in clinical quality improvement and in efficient healthcare delivery. For the last nine years, Grauer served as CEO/Administrator of Intermountain Medical Center, a 502-bed hospital in suburban Salt Lake City that is both Utah’s largest hospital and the flagship of Intermountain Healthcare. Previously, he was CEO/Administrator of two other Intermountain hospitals—Cottonwood Hospital and The Orthopedic Specialty Hospital/TOSH.
A long-time community volunteer, Grauer has served on the boards of several community organizations in the Salt Lake City area, including Utah Food Bank, Jewish Family Service of Utah, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah, and Children’s Service Society of Utah. He is a recipient of the American College of Healthcare Executives’ Regent’s Award and in 2013 was named a “Healthcare Hero,” for administrative excellence, by Utah Business magazine.
36 – Perspectives from a CEO and Physician Executives: How Effective Governance Can Drive Sustained Improvements
How do you create a culture and build a leadership structure that benefits your patients and helps you meet your organization’s strategy in today’s value-based care environment? In this presentation, Cate Ranheim, MD, System Medical Director for Hospital Program, Unity Point Health, Tim Hobbs, MD, MBA, EVP, Chief Physician Officer, Community Health Network, and David Grauer, MHSA, MBA, Former CEO/Administrator, Intermountain Medical Center, will share their experiences in successfully engaging with their boards and physicians. Learn how to establish a vision, drive change, and align incentives to achieve your strategy and mission.