Peter Bastone has a long legacy of healthcare administration and leadership.  Most recently, Peter has been providing healthcare consulting services over the past five years with his own firm, Ivy Healthcare Innovations & Analytics.  Prior to the establishment of his firm, Peter was the President and CEO of Chesapeake Regional Healthcare in Virginia, an independent system serving a community similar to the size of Santa Fe and with a very similar mission, vision and values to CHRISTUS St. Vincent.

Prior to his tenure in Virginia, Peter served as President and CEO of the Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center and Mission Hospital in Laguna Beach, CA for fifteen years.  He is a graduate of Princeton University with a BA in Psychology; he received his MS in public Health from the University of California-Berkeley HASS School of Business; and he has his MA in Healthcare Mission from Aquinas Institute of Theology.