Bernard Tyson (Kaiser Permanente CEO) Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, Death, Net Worth

Bernard Tyson
Bernard Tyson

Bernard Tyson Bio

Bernard Tyson was born on 20 January 1959 and died on 10 November 2019. He has died at the age of 60. He was the CEO of integrated managed care consortium Kaiser Permanente.

Quick Bio
Birth Date 20 January 1959
Birth Place San Francisco Bay Area, CA
Death Date 10 November 2019
Age 60 years
Profession CEO of Kaiser Permanente
Spouse Denise Bradley-Tyson
Net Worth Update Soon

Education and Career

A native of the San Francisco Bay Area, Tyson received a Bachelor’s degree and an MBA degree from Golden Gate University. He was previously president and chief operating officer of the company for two years. His promotion was announced on November 5, 2011, and he is the first African American to hold that position. He has worked at Kaiser for over 34 years.

Bernard Tyson Kaiser Permanente

He was the chairman and CEO of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. and Hospitals — known as Kaiser Permanente, one of America’s leading integrated health care providers and nonprofit health plans.

Bernard Tyson assumed the role of chairman in January 2014 and has served as CEO since 2013. He has successfully managed all significant aspects of the organization during this time, serving in roles from hospital administrator and division president to a chief operating officer of the Oakland, California-based national health care organization.

Boards and awards

He was named the third most influential person in health care by Modern Healthcare in 2015. In 2014, Modern Healthcare named him the second most influential person in health care.

Tyson was honored on the 2017 TIME 100 Most Influential People list as a leading authority on public health in America. Tyson was also selected among Time Magazine’s 50 Most Influential People in Health Care for 2018. He serves on the board of the American Heart Association.

Bernard Tyson Death and Cause

He has died unexpectedly in his sleep, and the company is remembering him as an outstanding leader and visionary. Kaiser Permanente confirmed the death of Tyson, the company’s chairman, and CEO, November 10, 2019.