Chet Bhasin brings a wealth of health-care experience to the Strategic Partnerships, Inc. (SPI) Team. His leadership and deep knowledge of health care was honed through his service at both for-profit and not-for-profit hospital systems as well as stand-alone organizations and integrated health systems.
Most recently, he was a member of senior management at Georgia’s Shepherd Center, a private hospital specializing in medical treatment, research, and rehabilitation. Chet served as chief operating officer and chief strategy officer at the center, which is one of the top 10 rehabilitation hospitals in the nation.
Prior to that, Chet served as the director of back/spine, orthopedics, and post-acute services at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, Texas. In that role, he provided leadership in physician relations, revenue enhancement, cost reduction, regulatory compliance, and project oversight for various programs. During his career, Chet also held administrative leadership roles at Kindred Healthcare facilities in Texas and Illinois.
Chet is a Chicago native who has traveled to more than 30 countries. He serves on the Atlanta chapter for Disability IN as the vice chair, participates as a board member for the Georgia Area Healthcare Executives, and co-leads for the industry outreach group at American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine.
After receiving a bachelor’s degree in business administration, business economics, and public policy from Indiana University, Chet earned a master’s degree from Northwestern University and then obtained another master’s degree in business administration from the University of Notre Dame. He is recognized as a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.