Published on October 22, 2020

Bergman Named Parkview’s Director of Cardiovascular Services

PUEBLO, October 22, 2020 Parkview Medical Center has announced Dan Bergman as the Director of Cardiovascular Services.  Bergman joins the Parkview team from Centura Health in Denver where he was the Group/Regional Service Line Director of Heart and Vascular. 

During his time at Centura, Bergman established strategic plans and initiatives and drove programmatic market growth.  He successfully transformed innovative services and grew market share in two years.  He was part of a team that created hybrid operating rooms, cardiac cath labs, electrophysiology labs, vascular and peripheral labs, registries and certifications, and a cardiac and pulmonary rehab center.  Furthermore, Bergman led complex compliance initiatives on a local and system-wide level. 

Earlier in his career, Bergman served as Executive Director of Cardiac and Vascular Services at Lourdes Hospital (Mercy Health) and Associate Director of regional heart center cardiovascular services and administrator for transplant and VAD programs at the University of Washington Medical Center. His impressive healthcare career reflects his unique ability to strengthen morale and service excellence through unified people and modernized infrastructures.

“We are excited to welcome Dan to the Parkview team.  He brings a wealth of health care knowledge, business development and collaboration with him.  We look forward to his added value,” stated Darrin Smith, Chief Operating Officer for Parkview. 

Bergman graduated with a Master of Business Administration degree and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Organizational Management from Northwest University. He serves as a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

About Parkview Medical Center

Founded in 1923, Parkview Health System in Pueblo, Colorado, offers general acute healthcare and health specialty services. As a private, non-profit organization, Parkview is licensed for 350 beds and provides a full range of healthcare services including a verified Level III Trauma Center along with exceptional comprehensive cardiac and orthopedic care. Parkview Health System is the leader in all service lines in our service area. As a vital healthcare source, Parkview’s service area includes Pueblo County and 14 surrounding counties, which together represent 370,000 total lives.

Parkview Health System is the largest non-government, nonprofit, private sector employer in Pueblo County with approximately 3,000 employees and provides a skilled medical staff of over 370 physicians. The impact of our workforce triggers a strong impact on the community as Parkview’s annual payroll contributes $232 million to the economy.