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Thomas A. Kruse: About Us
Chief Strategy, Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer
Thomas A. Kruse is the Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer for the Virginia Mason Franciscan Health. In this role, Kruse has accountability for system-wide strategy and business development functions, as well as clinical and operational integration. Before joining CHI Franciscan Health, Kruse was the executive vice president and chief strategy officer at Hackensack University Health Network and Medical Center as well as strategy executive roles at Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton, WA, which is now part of Virginia Mason Franciscan Health, The Methodist Hospitals in northwest Indiana and Sharp Healthcare in San Diego, CA.
Kruse received his Bachelor of Science in psychology and his master’s in healthcare administration from St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa.
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