Gerald “Jerry” Clute
Gerald “Jerry” Clute, a respected healthcare professional with extensive experience in hospital operations and administration, has joined CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center as its President and Chief Executive Officer. Clute is a respected, longtime member of the Los Angeles healthcare community with a strong leadership record guiding hospitals to expand volume and access, and to improve the quality of care for the community.
Prior to joining HPMC this month, Clute served as CEO of California Hospital Medical Center, a part of Dignity Health, as Chief Executive Officer of Providence Tarzana Medical Center and in senior management positions at other hospitals, including St. Vincent Medical Center. Clute has served as Associate Professor at California State University, Northridge, and represented Los Angeles hospitals on the County of Los Angeles’ Emergency Medical Systems Commission.