Mike Nader is a healthcare executive and consultant with more than 30 years of healthcare operations experience. Most recently, he served as the Chief Transformation Officer at Ontario Health, with responsibility for leading the transition of 20 provincial agencies and local health integration networks into a single provincial agency. He was on secondment from the University Health Network (UHN) in Toronto, Ontario where he served as the executive vice-president, clinical support and performance. In this role, he had operational responsibility for the diagnostic and pharmaceutical portfolios, facility operations, capital redevelopment, business development and commercialization, and performance of the organization. Prior to this role, he served at the Chief Operating Officer at UHN with responsibility for the clinical operations at the Toronto General and Toronto Western Hospitals, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, and the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute.
Prior to joining UHN, Mike was Chief Operating Officer at Vancouver Coastal Health for the Coastal Community of Care from 2014 to 2016. He also served as the Chief Operating Officer in Richmond, British Columbia and the executive lead for the Clinical and Systems Transformation project from 2012 to 2014. With 25 years of experience in British Columbia, Mike has held numerous leadership positions within the Lower Mainland of Vancouver.
Mike holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Business Administration from the University of British Columbia. In 2005, he obtained a Master of Arts in Health Care Leadership and Training from Royal Roads University. Mike has also completed his Executive Lean Leader and Executive Lean Director designation in 2008 and 2010, respectively.
Mike has been a surveyor with Accreditation Canada since 2009 and has participated in surveys across Canada and internationally. His greatest strength is his understanding of the continuum of health services across primary, acute, and community programs. He is regarded for his sound knowledge of the health care system.
Mike currently serves on the Health Insurance Reciprocal of Canada (HIROC) board and has served as a Board member on numerous other boards including Plexxus, the Lions Gate Hospital Foundation, the Richmond Hospital Foundation, Renfrew-Collingwood Seniors’ Society, Canadian Hemochromatosis Society, and Canadian Crossroads International.