Randy Oostra will discuss how healthcare got to where it is today and the impact on our communities, current industry trends, and the need for greater healthcare value in Ohio. He will also discuss ProMedica’s vision and model for healthcare focused on health communities as well as healthy individuals, and will provide updates on some current major projects in our community.
Randy Oostra, DM, FACHE, is the president and CEO of ProMedica, a non-profit, mission based health system based in Toledo. ProMedica has more than 17,000 employees and more than 2,300 physicians with nearly 900 physicians and providers employed by ProMedica Physicians. Its 13 hospitals and more than 300 facilities offer comprehensive diagnostic, medical and surgical specialties in heart and vascular, oncology, orthopaedics, neurology, and women and pediatric services. Randy holds a Doctorate in management from Case Western Reserve University; a Master’s degree in health care administration from the University of Minnesota; a Master’s degree in Management from the University of Wisconsin; and a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Northwestern College, Orange City, Iowa.