Jeffrey D. Selberg, MHA, leads the Peterson Center on Healthcare. His key responsibilities include shaping and overseeing a growing program of initiatives and grants aimed at fostering improvements in the U.S. healthcare system. He has more than 35 years of experience in healthcare leadership.
Mr. Selberg previously served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), where he worked closely with the leadership team to develop strategic partnerships, innovate new models of care, and develop and spread new definitions of patient safety. Prior to IHI, he served as President and CEO of Exempla Healthcare in Colorado, and has served in several other executive leadership roles with healthcare institutions, including as president and CEO of Southwest Washington Medical Center, and executive vice president for Good Samaritan Hospital and Medical Center in Oregon.
Mr. Selberg previously served on the boards of the National Center for Healthcare Leaders, the Health Research and Educational Trust and the American Hospital Association. Throughout his career, Mr. Selberg has focused on improving patient safety and clinical outcomes in patient care through the combination of system principles and the development of highly functioning teams.