100 Most Influential People in Healthcare
Prem Reddy, 69
Chairman and CEO, Prime Healthcare Services
- Years on list: 4
Reddy, a physician, entrepreneur and philanthropist, founded Prime Healthcare Services in 2001. Privately held, for-profit Prime Healthcare and the not-for-profit Prime Healthcare Foundation employ nearly 45,000 people and own and operate 45 acute-care hospitals. The system has grown over the past year with the acquisition of Mission (Texas) Regional Medical Center and Coshocton (Ohio) County Memorial Hospital.