Paul Krakovitz, MD, has been named the region president of Intermountain Healthcare in Nevada. He has been serving as the interim in this role since March.
Dr. Krakovitz has deep operational and clinical experience, along with knowledge of our healthcare system. In this role, Dr. Krakovitz will be responsible for growing the medical group, partnering with organizations on community health initiatives, and implementing growth strategies to improve healthcare for the communities we serve in Nevada
Joining Intermountain in 2017, Dr. Krakovitz serves as vice president and chief medical officer of specialty-based care, where he oversees medical operations for the health system’s hospitals and medical staff representing over 4,500 physicians. He is an adjunct associate professor of surgery at the University of Utah and on staff at Primary Children’s Hospital.
Prior to joining Intermountain in 2017, Dr. Krakovitz was vice-chair of Surgical Operations for the Cleveland Clinic. He served as section head of Pediatric Otolaryngology and was an elected member of the clinic’s Board of Governors.
He received his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine and his undergraduate degree in Biology from Indiana University.
Outside Intermountain, Dr. Krakovitz served on the leadership committee for the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology and the Medical Education Committee for the State of Utah. Dr. Krakovitz lives in Park City with his wife and two children.
About Intermountain Healthcare
Intermountain Healthcare is a not-for-profit system of 24 hospitals, 215 clinics, a Medical Group with 2,500 employed physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a health insurance company called SelectHealth, and other health services in Idaho, Utah, and Nevada. Intermountain is widely recognized as a leader in transforming healthcare by using evidence-based best practices to consistently deliver high-quality outcomes and sustainable costs. For more information, visit their website.