Mr. Bradley was selected by the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth as the President of Mother Frances Hospital (MFH) in 1981. He was previously COO of Hermann Hospital, a 900 bed teaching hospital in Houston Texas. His leadership team at MFH significantly improved the financial and operational performance of the hospital. New service lines for cardiology, cardiac surgery and EMS were developed. In 1989, MFH was recognized as Texas Business of the Year. Mr. Bradley was recognized by Modern Healthcare Magazine as a Top Turnaround CEO.

In 1995, he led the creation of Trinity Mother Frances Hospitals and Clinics (TMFHC) which has resulted in a highly integrated care system. Trinity Clinic started with 56 physicians in 1995 and has grown to 350 providers. Trinity Clinic provides care in 31 specialties within its 39 locations throughout East Texas. TMFHC is unique in its committed to senior physician leadership and governance.