Chairman of the Board
Frazier Healthcare Ventures
John Grotting joined Frazier Healthcare in 2010 as an Operating Partner, working with the firm’s Growth Equity team to identify investment opportunities in hospital outsourcing and services and currently serves as Chairman of the Board of PREZIO Health, a Frazier portfolio company.
Before joining Frazier Healthcare, John served as CEO of medical device reprocessor Ascent Healthcare Solutions. Ascent and John were recognized as “Innovator of the Year” at the 2010 private equity Healthcare Innovation Conference.
Prior to Ascent, John served as Chairman/CEO of Bridge Medical, Inc., a medical software company focused on eliminating preventable medication, lab specimen and blood transfusion errors in hospitals. Following successful commercialization of Bridge Medical technology, AmerisourceBergen acquired the company in 2003.
Earlier in his career, John served in senior executive positions at Minnesota-based Allina Health System and Oregon-based Legacy Health System.
John has served on numerous corporate and community boards and, in addition to his role as chairman of PREZIO Health’s board of directors, he is currently active on the boards of VHA, UHS (Universal Hospital Services), Provista and Vocera.
John holds a Master’s degree in Hospital and Healthcare Management from the University of Minnesota and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota.