Health Care

2018 Leaders in Health Care, Outstanding Medical Center/Hospital Executive, Puget Sound Region: J. Michael Marsh

The president and CEO of Overlake Medical Center in Bellevue is a Leader in Health Care.

By Seattle Business Magazine March 1, 2018


This article originally appeared in the March 2018 issue of Seattle magazine.

This article appears in print in the March 2018 issue. Click here for a free subscription.


Under the direction of J. Michael Marsh, Overlake Medical Center joined EvergreenHealth in Kirkland to form the Eastside Health Alliance/Eastside Health Network, with a mission to provide accessible, coordinated, high-quality care to Eastside residents at lower cost. In 2014, Overlake initiated its Journey to Zero Harm plan and has seen a 43 percent reduction in total harm events. The hospital is the only one in Washington to be ranked in the top

5 percent of hospitals in the nation for joint replacement and treatment of stroke by Healthgrades in 2018. It also was recognized by the Hospitals & Health Networks last year with a Most Wired award for its use of technology to improve patient experience and care.

See the full list of Leaders in Health Care winners here.

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