Laura S. Kaiser

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Laura S. Kaiser is Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Intermountain Healthcare, an integrated, not-for-profit health system recognized as a leader in high clinical quality and sustainable costs. Ms. Kaiser is responsible for healthcare delivery and operations for the system’s 22 hospitals, Medical Group with 200+ Clinics and 1400+ employed physicians, Clinical Programs, and Institute for Healthcare Leadership.  

Previously, Ms. Kaiser served as President and CEO of Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola, Florida, President of the Daughters of Charity Foundation and Regional Executive for Ascension Health. She has held leadership positions in a variety of settings, including health systems, community hospitals, physician practice management and national consulting firms.

Ms. Kaiser earned MBA and MHA degrees from Saint Louis University and a BS from the University of Missouri.  She is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and serves on several boards including The Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City Finance Council, Huntsman-Intermountain Cancer Care Program, People’s Intermountain Bank Salt Lake County Advisory Council, the Salt Lake Chamber Board of Governors, the Scottsdale Institute and Westminster College.