Cliff A. Robertson, M.D., MBA

Senior Vice President of Divisional Operations, CHI 
Chief Executive Officer, CHI Health

Cliff Robertson, M.D., is the chief executive officer of CHI Health, Catholic Health Initiative’s (CHI) Nebraska/Southwest Iowa Network. He is also senior vice president of CHI’s Divisional Operations. Dr. Robertson is an experienced family practice physician and health system executive. Before coming to Nebraska, he served CHI in a dual role – as the interim chief executive officer (CEO) of St. Luke’s Medical Center in Houston and as chief operating officer (COO) of Franciscan Health System in Washington state. He has more than 15 years of business leadership experience both in healthcare and as the chief executive officer of a private business franchise.   
 
At Franciscan, which he originally joined in 1995, Dr. Robertson was responsible for daily operations and strategic direction of the seven-hospital system. He had previously served Franciscan Medical Group as senior vice president of Physician Development and as chief medical officer from 1999 to 2009.
 
Dr. Robertson earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder and his medical degree from Ohio State College of Medicine. He completed his residency and internship in family practice at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma. He received his master’s in business administration from Pacific Lutheran University.
 
Dr. Robertson serves on various community and civic boards. He was recently appointed as assistant clinical professor in the Department of Family Medicine at Creighton University School of Medicine. His other current professional affiliations include The Geneva Foundation, Carena, Inc., and CHI’s Institute for Research and Innovation (CIRI). In addition, he was previously a member of The Healthcare Roundtable for Chief Operating Officers, the Washington State Medical Association and the Pierce County Medical Society.
 
Dr. Robertson is married and has three children. When he is not working, Dr. Robertson enjoys playing golf, skiing and traveling with wife, Carol, and his family.
 
Senior Vice President of Divisional Operations, CHI 
Chief Executive Officer, CHI Health

Cliff Robertson, M.D., is the chief executive officer of CHI Health, Catholic Health Initiative’s (CHI) Nebraska/Southwest Iowa Network. He is also senior vice president of CHI’s Divisional Operations. Dr. Robertson is an experienced family practice physician and health system executive. Before coming to Nebraska, he served CHI in a dual role – as the interim chief executive officer (CEO) of St. Luke’s Medical Center in Houston and as chief operating officer (COO) of Franciscan Health System in Washington state. He has more than 15 years of business leadership experience both in healthcare and as the chief executive officer of a private business franchise.   
 
At Franciscan, which he originally joined in 1995, Dr. Robertson was responsible for daily operations and strategic direction of the seven-hospital system. He had previously served Franciscan Medical Group as senior vice president of Physician Development and as chief medical officer from 1999 to 2009.
 
Dr. Robertson earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder and his medical degree from Ohio State College of Medicine. He completed his residency and internship in family practice at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma. He received his master’s in business administration from Pacific Lutheran University.
 
Dr. Robertson serves on various community and civic boards. He was recently appointed as assistant clinical professor in the Department of Family Medicine at Creighton University School of Medicine. His other current professional affiliations include The Geneva Foundation, Carena, Inc., and CHI’s Institute for Research and Innovation (CIRI). In addition, he was previously a member of The Healthcare Roundtable for Chief Operating Officers, the Washington State Medical Association and the Pierce County Medical Society.
 
Dr. Robertson is married and has three children. When he is not working, Dr. Robertson enjoys playing golf, skiing and traveling with wife, Carol, and his family.
 

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