Mark Briesacher, MD
Senior Vice President, Chief Physician Executive
Dr. Briesacher is responsible for advancing
Intermountain’s long-standing efforts to be a leader in care that is centered on patient safety, quality,
extraordinary experiences, great access, and stewardship. In earlier roles, Dr. Briesacher led the
implementation of KidsCare, served as a Region Medical Director, and then as Senior Administrative
Medical Director for the Intermountain Medical Group. Recently, he has led Intermountain’s
implementation of iCentra, our clinical and business information systems.
Dr. Briesacher served on the Intermountain Board of Trustees from 2005 through 2008, and is currently a
member of the SelectHealth Board of Trustee and the Intermountain Medical Group Board. A native of St.
Louis, Missouri, he received his Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry at Central Methodist College and his Doctor of
Medicine from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Dr. Briesacher then moved to Salt Lake City and
completed his internship and residency in Pediatrics at the University of Utah and Primary Children’s
Mark and his wife, Lori, have three children and enjoy tennis, hiking, skiing, and a variety of sports.