Ronald Amodeo

Ronald Amodeo

Expert Advisor - Dorsey Health Strategies


Ron is an expert advisor with the
Dorsey Health Strategies team.

Ron was previously the Chief Innovation & Growth Officer at Regional Health in South Dakota, where he was responsible for strategies related to business growth in the marketplace, service line enhancement, connected health, innovation and ventures and partnerships/collaborations. He was also responsible for Marketing and Sales, Patient Experience, Community Relations, Clinical Research and developing new revenue streams.

Prior to Ron’s work at Regional Health, he was responsible for the enterprise-wide evaluation and development of strategic new business opportunities at Mayo Clinic. Key projects included directing joint venture activities in retail health/wellness, regenerative medicine, and remote condition management via digital health. International projects included developing a medical tourism venture in Asia and business initiatives/relationships in India, Ireland, U.K., Saudi Arabia, UAE and the Czech Republic.

Education & Admissions

Carnegie Mellon University (M.A., Information Design, 1985)

University of Minnesota (Ph.D., History of Science and Technology (abd))

Allegheny College (B.S., Biology and B.A., English)

News & Resources

News & Press Mentions

Health Hires: Hooper Lundy, King & Spalding, Williams Mullen
Healthcare Innovator Ronald Amodeo Joins Dorsey Health Strategies in Minneapolis
“A Healthcare Organization for the Community,” Quoted in Boss Magazine

Select Presentations

  • Health System 2027: Four Bold Business Models / Speaker. Health System 100 Leadership Conference 2017. Amelia Island, Fl.
  • South Dakota Workforce Summit / Speaker. Governor’s Office of Economic Development Meting 2017. Sioux Falls, SD.

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • Rapid City Economic Development Partnership | Board Member
  • Black Hills Knowledge Network | Board Member
  • Regional Health Home+ Advisory Board | Board Member
  • Health System 100 | Board Member
Ronald Amodeo