Mark Benz is the Regional CEO of Prime Healthcare's four Kansas and
Missouri hospitals and affiliated locations, including Saint John Hospital
(Leavenworth, Kan.), Providence Medical Center and its Affiliates (Kanas
City, Kan.,), St. Joseph’s Medical Center (KCMO) and St. Mary’s
Medical Center (Blue Springs, MO).
With leadership roles in CRC Health Services, Community Health Systems,
and Universal Health Services, Benz brings more than 25 years of healthcare
leadership experience to his new position. For the past two years, Benz
served as Market CEO of Tenet Healthcare/Carondelet Health Network in
Tucson, Arizona, a market that included five hospitals/micro hospitals,
ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and a 150-member physician
practice. Benz also served as CEO of Tenet’s St. Joseph’s
Hospital in Tucson and Frye Regional Medical Center in Hickory, North Carolina.
Benz earned a Master of Social Work (MSW) with a concentration in Healthcare
Administration and Bachelor of Social Work with a concentration in Organizational
Development from Arizona State University and is a member of the American
College of Healthcare Executives.