Mr. Medrano is the Vice President of Facilities Management for the McLaren Health Care Corporation. The McLaren system includes 14 hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, imaging centers, a 490-member employed primary and specialty care physician network, commercial and Medicaid HMOs covering more than 588,000 lives in Michigan and Indiana, home health and hospice providers, retail medical equipment showrooms, pharmacy services, and a wholly owned medical malpractice insurance company. McLaren operates Michigan’s largest network of cancer centers and providers, anchored by the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, one of only 51 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the U.S. McLaren has 26,000 employees and more than 85,500 network providers. Its operations are housed in more than 350 facilities serving Michigan and Indiana.
In his position, Mr. Medrano is responsible for system wide strategic construction, energy management to include energy procurement, real estate, and physical plants, as well as executive oversite of the design, construction, and equipping of the McLaren Greater Lansing replacement hospital at Michigan State University’s Research Park, a $601 million dollar program.
Mr. Medrano is also the Program Lead for the McLaren Proton Therapy System, an advanced radiation oncology “system of systems” delivering radiation therapy to patients using a light ion particle accelerator. In this capacity, Mr. Medrano oversaw and continues to oversee, the development of advanced hardware and software technology in support of this complicated medical device.
Mr. Medrano is also served over 20 years on active duty as a combat officer of the United States Marine Corps.