Paul J. Tirjan (BA ’89, WG ’01), a seasoned health care executive and entrepreneur, is president of AllSpire Health Partners and provides strategic leadership, start-up expertise, and operational project oversight.
Prior to joining AllSpire Health Partners in August 2016, Tirjan served three years as Vice President of Ambulatory Care at Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), a Fortune 500 health services company located in King of Prussia, Pa. In his position at UHS, Tirjan was responsible for the overall ambulatory care strategy, development, growth, and profitability for the hospital management company. UHS’ ambulatory portfolio under Tirjan’s direction included freestanding emergency departments, urgent care centers, ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, radiation oncology, rehabilitation, wound care, retail pharmacy, home health, and telemedicine, as well as data, technology, infrastructure, and programs to support population health manage-ment.
During his career, Tirjan has served in a variety of executive management positions with a diversified range of companies pioneering mobile cardiac diagnostic and patient monitoring systems, and growing companies from small start-up operations to profitable publicly-traded companies.
Immediately prior to UHS, Tirjan was Chief Executive Officer at WirelessDx, where he launched a multinational diagnostic company from concept through acquisition. Prior to that he served as Vice President at CardioNet.
Earlier in his career, Paul co-founded and led diversified healthcare provider Quaker Health Services as President for eight years and served as Director of Venture Investments at San Francisco-based life-science venture capital fund Burrill & Company.
Tirjan earned his MBA from the Wharton School in the Healthcare Management Program and a BA in Political Science from the University of Pennsylvania.
Contact Paul at: Paul.Tirjan@AllSpire.org