Patrick J. Blake
Pat Blake has more than 30 years of progressive P&L experience, building and leading healthcare services and health information technology organizations, serving hospitals, health systems, physicians, payers, retail pharmacies and pharmaceutical manufacturers.
Pat was most recently executive vice president, group president of McKesson Corporation’s Technology Solutions Segment – a $3 billion portfolio of health information technology solutions – covering electronic health records, revenue cycle software and management services, code editing, clinical criteria, provider/network management, PACS and Relay Health intelligent pharmacy network.
Prior to this, he was president of McKesson Specialty, where he led the strategy and build-out of the company’s focus on specialty and biotech – including distribution capabilities, reimbursement and access services, GPO contracting services and information technology solutions. Additionally, Pat served as president, customer operations for McKesson’s US Pharmaceutical business, where he had responsibility for all commercial activities, including sales and distribution operations.
Pat started his career as a sales representative with American Hospital Supply Corporation. He would later enjoy a series of sales, marketing and management roles, of progressive responsibilities over 10 years with Baxter Healthcare.
Pat currently serves on the boards of Sutter Health, Mayne Pharma Group Ltd (ASX Symbol: MYX) and The Seven Hills School in Walnut Creek, California.