Chief Executive Officer
Since joining CRH in July of 2016, Mr. Kreger has further developed an anesthesia management team necessary to grow and sustain our best-in-class anesthesia service and ensure the seamless integration of newly acquired practices onto the CRH Anesthesia platform. Prior to joining CRH, Mr. Kreger was the VP of Development for the Ambulatory Surgery Division of HCA, where he was responsible for expanding HCA’s network to +130 ASCs through acquisitions and partnerships. Prior to HCA, Mr. Kreger provided business development and operations advisory services to physicians and healthcare companies, as well as strategic direction and performance management for regional ASC operations for several large US healthcare companies. Mr. Kreger has over 25 years of diversified experience, focusing on Business Development and Operations and was previously President of CRH Anesthesia.
Chief Financial Officer for CRH Medical Corporation
Prior to joining CRH, Richard Bear worked at ID Biomedical Corporation as Chief Financial Officer until 2006, when the company was acquired by GlaxoSmithKline. Since joining CRH in 2006, Mr. Bear has planned and executed all of our financial transactions including acquisition financing, as well as the accounting and financial integration of CRH Anesthesia’s acquisitions into our organization. CRH Anesthesia and its physician partners have benefited from Mr. Bear’s focus on technology, operational efficiency and financial controls.