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Patrick D. Hale is Chief Information Officer & Executive Vice President of VITAS Healthcare, the nation’s leading provider of end-of-life care. Patrick oversees all aspects of large-scale IT operations. His experience includes multiple business verticals such as healthcare, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, financial services, retail and government.
Patrick, who joined VITAS in 2013, is part of a senior management team that has successfully steered the organization through rapid, continued growth.
Patrick has worked in leadership roles in the information technology field for more than 20 years. Prior to joining VITAS, he served as chief technology officer of Sparrow Health System, the premier healthcare provider in mid-Michigan for cancer, pediatrics, neurology, trauma and neonatal intensive care, which supports nearly 500,000 outpatient procedures and 100,000 emergency room visits per year.