President and CEO
As President and CEO of Dignity Health, Lloyd H. Dean is dedicated to preserving and expanding health care access for all. Recognized as an influential health care leader, he leads a ministry of more than 60,000 compassionate health professionals and 10,000 physicians devoted to the healing power of humanity.
Since 2000, under Mr. Dean’s leadership, Dignity Health has grown to 41 hospitals and over 400 care centers, including neighborhood hospitals, urgent care, surgery and imaging centers, home health, and primary care clinics. An organizational transformation focused on the delivery of high-quality care and operational excellence is a hallmark of Mr. Dean’s many accomplishments. He also leads Dignity Health’s broad and growing number of innovative partnerships that create more positive patient experiences, more efficient care and services, and healthier communities. Mr. Dean is a member of the Health Affairs Council on Health Care Spending and Value and American Heart CEO Roundtable.
Mr. Dean is dedicated to eliminating health disparities, as well as an advocate for health care reform and programs that keep people healthy. He is also committed to protecting our environment, as the health of our planet and the health of people are intertwined and interdependent.