Matt Wenzel

President and CEO

Great River Health Systems

Matthew Wenzel is President and Chief Executive Officer of Great River Health System. Before joining the health system in January 2018, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of St. Luke’s North Hospital, Kansas City, Mo. Wenzel has been in health care leadership for more than 15 years. Wenzel received a bachelor’s degree in biology-pre-medicine from the University of Missouri in 2001, and concurrent Master of Health Administration and Master of Science-Healthcare Informatics degrees from the university in 2004. He is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives, and he has been active in a variety of professional and community activities.

Great River Health Systems includes:

  • Great River Home Health and Hospice
  • Great River Klein Center, a 160-bed long-term and skilled care facility
  • Great River Medical Center, a 212-bed regional referral center
  • Great River Physicians and Clinics, which integrates more than 120 physicians, nurse anesthetists, physician assistants and nurse practitioners
  • Riverview Systems, a for-profit pharmacy and durable medical equipment subsidiary