Patrick S. Smith
President and Chief Executive Officer
Patrick possesses over three decades of experience identifying and implementing realistic solutions for complicated medical problems. Having dedicated his life to improving the overall health of patients, he has spearheaded a variety of initiatives to meet unique patient needs including drug development, specialty pharmaceuticals, and renal nutrition therapy. As an experienced collaborator, Patrick skillfully brings together all the moving pieces to ensure that a medical solution is successful for the patient. Through his well-respected reputation in the industry and record of measurable results, he ensures coordination between insurance providers, physicians, and the patients themselves.
A compassionate philanthropist and entrepreneur, Patrick established and chaired a charitable trust in Florida for over twenty years that contributed generously to the education needs of his community. Now, he runs a prescription assistance program through Patient Care America helping patients who cannot afford their medicines access the physician-prescribed treatments and devices they need to stay healthy.
Patrick graduated from John Carroll University and has received numerous awards for his entrepreneurial accomplishments including an Honorary Doctorate from New York Medical College and the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Patrick and his wife Jane have six children and six grandchildren. His interests include philanthropy, playing golf, and fishing.