David Hodge, Jr.

Vice President, Clinical Operations and Ancillary Services

 

David Hodge, Jr., is Vice President, Clinical Operations and Ancillary Services, with responsibility for overseeing clinical lab, pharmacy, medical imaging, environmental services and facilities.

David joined Valley Children’s in 1991, beginning part time in the laboratory while he completed his bachelor’s degree in English at California State University, Fresno. David was already familiar with physician practices and Valley Children’s since his father, Dr. David Hodge, is a pediatric surgeon at Valley Children’s. David decided to pursue a career in healthcare administration after participating on a lab-wide task force that reengineered the administration of core services. 

David is a Fellow in The Advisory Board Company. He is currently pursuing a Master of Business Administration in healthcare administration degree with an emphasis in human resources.