Top 25 Minority Leaders
President, Pacific Northwest Division, CommonSpirit Health and CEO, CHI Franciscan
Patel leads a division that includes 13 hospitals, 230 primary- and specialty-care sites and generates $2.9 billion in revenue. Beyond that, CHI Franciscan is collaborating with GE Healthcare on a mission control-style command center that uses artificial intelligence to improve patient care. Patel serves on CommonSpirit’s Executive Diversity Leadership Council.