Patrick Anderson is the Senior Vice President (SVP) and Chief Information
Officer (CIO) at Hoag. He leads the optimization of the IT department/services
and Hoag’s clinical and business systems ensuring world-class quality
and safe patient care through leadership of systems, staff, and adoption
of advanced technology.
Prior, Mr. Anderson served as the SVP and CIO at Ochsner Health System
in New Orleans, where he was instrumental in the growth and innovation
of the health system through population management strategy, telemedicine
system development, and deployment of clinical and business systems across
a network of 25 hospitals. Mr. Anderson delivered scalability to a fast
growing health system with high availability of systems and exceptional
Prior to Ochsner, Mr. Anderson spent over six years at Sutter Health in
Sacramento where he was the Chief Operating Officer, Information Services,
leading an IT staff of over 2500 employees. Sutter Health operates 25
hospitals and 250 clinics employing 50,000 employees. Mr. Anderson’s
major accomplishments at Sutter include the oversight of clinical and
business enterprise systems, Electronic Health Record implementation,
and oversight of all IT infrastructures. He deployed Epic Systems and
delivered strategic planning, high availability, innovation, optimization,
business transformation, compliance, and operations.
Before Sutter Health, Mr. Anderson was the Chief Information Officer at
the Los Angeles County Department of Health. A U.S. Air Force veteran,
Mr. Anderson’s past experience also includes working at United Healthcare.
He has served on multiple boards and advisory committees for major technology
organizations and nonprofit community organizations.