President, Oklahoma Division, Ardent Health Services
CEO, Hillcrest HealthCare System
As president of the Oklahoma Division, Kevin Gross leads the operations of the Hillcrest HealthCare System, which includes Hillcrest Medical Center, Oklahoma Heart Institute, Kaiser Rehabilitation Center, Peggy V. Helmerich Women’s Health Center, Oklahoma Spine and Orthopedic Institute, Alexander Burn Center, Bailey Medical Center, Cushing Regional Hospital, Henryetta Medical Center, and the Utica Park Clinic physician group.
Kevin has more than 30 years of experience, working with all sectors of the hospital industry. He most recently served as senior vice president for Hospital Operations for RehabCare Group Inc. In his career, he has served as president and CEO of United Regional Health Care System in Wichita Falls, Texas; St. Luke’s Medical Center, part of the HealthONE system in Denver, Colo.; and Northwest Texas Healthcare System in Amarillo, Texas; as well as president of HCA’s Midwest Division.
Kevin earned his bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering from Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. and a MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.