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Leadership

Our hospital's experienced and knowledgeable leadership team is committed to improving the quality of healthcare we provide to our Bradenton community.

At HCA Florida Blake Hospital, our experienced and knowledgeable leadership team is committed to improving the quality of care we provide to serve the healthcare needs of our community.

Board of trustees

  • Chairman Trudy Moon
  • Chief of Staff James DeMaio, MD
  • Secretary Steve Nierman
  • Vice Chair Marc Kallins, MD
  • Board member Ravi Chari, MD
  • Board member Keith DeSousa, MD
  • Board member Karen Holbrook, PhD
  • Board member Robert Subbiondo, MD
  • Board member Alan Valadie, MD
  • Board member John Vita

Medical executive committee

  • Chief of Staff James DeMaio, MD
  • Vice Chief of Staff Philip Blaustein, MD
  • Secretary/Treasurer Guruswamy Ramamurthy, MD
  • Member-at-large Scott Selph, MD
  • Member-at-large Scott Kosfield, MD
  • Medicine Chair Iftekhar Baig, MD
  • Surgery Chair Michael Van Vliet, MD
  • Trauma Medical Director Ralph Barker, MD