May 9, 2022 – Alan Oliver has been named chief operating officer of Gastro Health, a leading national medical group specializing in digestive and liver health. His appointment became effective on May 2, 2022.
A career focused on maximizing business operations and leading mergers and acquisitions, as well as organic growth, led Oliver very naturally to Gastro Health, which has seen unprecedented national growth and expansion in the gastronomy industry. enterology in the past five years.
As part of Gastro Health’s leadership team, Oliver will build on the rapid development the company has already achieved by overseeing all aspects of business operations and optimization, as well as implementing business strategies and action plans. He will work closely with other members of the Gastro Health leadership team to develop, implement and manage operational strategies, systems and programs to optimize the performance of their practices nationwide.
“Alan will be an extraordinary leader for Gastro Health’s mission to provide exceptional medical care and an exceptional healthcare experience,” said Joseph Garcia, CEO of Gastro Health. “His strong track record of operational excellence will help us identify areas for growth, scale our initiatives, and embed consistent business platforms across our practices to better serve our growing patient population.”
Alan’s strong leadership acumen and expertise in healthcare operations make him a natural partner for Gastro Health and its upward trajectory. During his distinguished career, Alan spent 22 years at Mednax where he held several positions including Chief Operating Officer, as well as Chief Financial Officer, Chief Administrative Officer and President of their National Medical Group.
“I am very pleased to be part of Gastro Health’s national team of outstanding operational leaders,” said Oliver. “I look forward to helping accelerate the strategic actions that have been set out to drive the company’s growth domestically.”
Oliver graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Temple University and a Masters in Accounting and Finance with a minor in Health Services Administration from Nova Southeastern University. His professional affiliations include memberships in the political action committee of the Florida Hospital Association, the American College of Healthcare Executives and the Healthcare Financial Management Association.
Gastro Health is one of the leading gastroenterology platforms in the United States, supporting practices in Alabama, Florida, Maryland, Massachusetts, Ohio, Virginia and Washington with over 365 physicians and over 145 sites including medical practices, infusion centers and imaging services. , and specialized pharmacies. In addition, Gastro Health owns and operates endoscopy centers in five of the seven states and operates pathology and anesthesia services.