Joseph Damore, LFACHE
Damore Health Advisors
Joseph (Joe) F. Damore is president of Damore Health Advisors, an independent consulting firm dedicated to helping healthcare organizations develop and implement innovative strategies to improve performance. Previously, he served as vice president of strategy, innovation and population health at Premier Inc. from 2011 to 2020. Prior to joining Premier, Mr. Damore served as president/CEO of Mission Health System in Asheville, N.C., from 2004 to 2010, and Sparrow Health System, Lansing, Mich., from 1990 to 2004. He also served in leadership positions with the Greenville (S.C.) Hospital System (now Prisma Health) as vice president and the Sisters of Mercy Health Corporation (now Trinity Health) as executive vice president.
Mr. Damore has received numerous awards for successful and innovative leadership of integrated systems, including the Distinguished Alumni Award from The Ohio State University Graduate Program in Health Administration and the Healthcare Forum Emerging Health Care Leader Award in U.S. healthcare. He also has served in numerous voluntary roles, including as chair of the board of directors of the Alumni Association of The Ohio State University, member of the Michigan Governor’s Health Care Advisory Committee, and on the boards of both the North Carolina and Michigan Hospital Associations.
Mr. Damore is a nationally recognized speaker on the topics of health reform and value-based care and payment, and he has published numerous articles on healthcare management, finance, delivery, and value-based care and payment. He is board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow.