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Charles Sorenson

Charles Sorenson

Title: President and Chief Executive Officer

Company: Intermountain Healthcare

Educational Background:

M.D., Cornell University Medical College, 1977
B.A., University of Utah, 1973

Huntsman School Interactions:

Leadership Forum Series Speaker - March 17, 2017
Entrepreneur Leadership Series - Wednesday, April 3, 2013


Charles W. Sorenson, MD, is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Intermountain Healthcare. Under Dr. Sorenson’s leadership, Intermountain has applied a disciplined and system-wide focus on the implementation of best clinical practices aimed at producing measurably better outcomes for patients. Similar efforts are being applied to operational best practices, aimed at increasing efficiency and holding down healthcare costs.

Intermountain is an integrated, nonprofit health care system serving communities in Utah and southern Idaho. The mission of Intermountain is to provide the highest quality health care at the lowest possible cost. The mission includes a commitment to provide care to any individual with a medical need, regardless of ability to pay.

Dr. Sorenson, a graduate of the Cornell University Medical College, began his practice at LDS Hospital in 1982. Along with his administrative responsibilities, he continues to practice surgery with a focus on urologic oncology. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Surgery at the University of Utah.

Related Huntsman News Articles:

Entrepreneur Leadership Series is Hosting Weekly Speakers (The Huntsman Post - February 2013)


Focused Fridays Leadership Forum, Charles W. Sorenson 3/17/2017

Entrepreneur Leadership Speaker Series: April 3, 2013