"The Sharp Experience is our way of becoming the best place to work, to practice medicine and to receive care for every patient, every time."
Scott Evans, PharmD, MHA, is the senior vice president and CEO for Sharp Grossmont Hospital and also oversees Sharp's pharmacy services across the system. Evans joined Sharp HealthCare in 2015. Prior to joining Sharp, he served as the chief executive officer of Keck Hospital of USC and USC Norris Cancer Hospital. Prior to that appointment, he was chief operating officer for the two university-owned hospitals, a position he held since 2007. He also held an appointment as associate dean for academic medical center programs in the USC School of Pharmacy.
Evans began his career in health care in 1989 as a pharmacy technician. After becoming a pharmacist, and subsequently a director of pharmacy, Evans accepted a position in hospital administration in Los Angeles overseeing pharmacy, laboratory services, radiology, quality, infection prevention and risk management before becoming COO.
Evans obtained his doctor of pharmacy degree at the USC School of Pharmacy with postgraduate residency training at the Department of Veterans Affairs and the USC School of Pharmacy. He also holds a master of health administration from the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy, and he is currently pursuing a doctorate in education with an emphasis in organizational leadership from Pepperdine University. Evans's area of interest for his dissertation research is organizational culture and its impact on health-related outcomes.