CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ventas, Inc., (NYSE:VTR) Chairman and CEO, Debra A. Cafaro, has once again been named one of the 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare Magazine, the fifth consecutive year and sixth time overall that she has been included on the list. Ranking at #41, Cafaro joins leaders across the healthcare spectrum including premier health systems, members of the Administration and political appointees, insurance, and consumer healthcare companies. The prestigious industry recognition acknowledges and honors individuals who are deemed by their peers and the senior editors of Modern Healthcare to be the most influential individuals in terms of leadership and impact in the industry.
“High quality real estate is integral to the healthcare ecosystem, and we are proud to have partnered with leading providers to reshape and advance healthcare delivery over the past twenty years,” said Debra A. Cafaro, Ventas Chairman and CEO. “As the only real estate industry representative on the list, Ventas is honored to be recognized alongside so many of our partners, customers and friends.”
“The honorees chosen by Modern Healthcare and our readers are those who were fearless in their strategies and unapologetic in their rationale,” said Aurora Aguilar, Editor, Modern Healthcare. “You can’t argue with the influence of these 100 healthcare leaders. Congratulations to those honorees.”
The complete ranking can be accessed at ModernHealthcare.com/100MostInfluential.
Ventas, Inc., an S&P 500 company, is a leading real estate investment trust. Its diverse portfolio of approximately 1,200 assets in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom consists of senior housing communities, medical office buildings, university-based research and innovation centers, inpatient rehabilitation and long-term acute care facilities, and health systems. Through its Lillibridge subsidiary, Ventas provides management, leasing, marketing, facility development and advisory services to highly rated hospitals and health systems throughout the United States. References to “Ventas” or the “Company” mean Ventas, Inc. and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Ventas and Lillibridge can be found at www.ventasreit.com and www.lillibridge.com.