Mark Prather, MD, MBA

by Jasmine Batchelor

October 27, 2020

Chief Executive Officer,
DispatchHealth

Dr Prather is the co-founder and CEO of DispatchHealth, a technology-enabled provider of on-demand, high acuity in-home medical care. Dr Prather is an industry insider with a passion for transforming healthcare delivery and improving clinical outcomes. He has over two decades of experience at the bedside as a board-certified emergency medicine specialist. He has also managed large provider groups and most recently served as the President of US Acute Care Solutions, an outsourced acute care provider serving over 6,000,000 patients annually. Throughout his career, Dr. Prather has leveraged technology to improve care delivery and has been involved in multiple medical technology start-ups including iTriage, where he served as medical director.

Dr. Prather completed his undergraduate studies at Vanderbilt University. He attended medical school at UCLA and went on to complete his residency training in emergency medicine at Denver Health and Hospitals where he served as Chief Resident. He obtained his MBA from the University of Colorado.

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