100 Most Influential People in Healthcare
Rodney Hochman, 60
President and CEO, Providence St. Joseph Health
- Compensation: $2,446,213 - according to (2014 IRS Form 990)
- Years on list: 3
Hochman now heads the large Catholic health system formed through the July merger of Renton, Wash.-based Providence Health & Services and Irvine, Calif.-based St. Joseph Health. The system recently launched the Institute for Mental Health and Wellness, supported by an initial $100 million investment to help identify and advance innovative solutions in mental health. It's the latest project spearheaded by Hochman to improve community health through improved access to services and new approaches such as personalized medicine.