Ryan Nestrick

Group Vice President, Octave

Ovation Healthcare

Ryan collaborates with healthcare decision makers in the development of market-based strategic plans. He works with health care organizations to understand current and future healthcare landscape, market competition, and provider alignment to develop tactical business plans. He is passionate about access to healthcare and how consumers are shaping the future of delivery.

Ryan started his career in service line operations and has vast experience advising boards, and leadership teams in making confident actionable decisions to improve healthcare in their community. Most recently he has focused on developing market strategies that increase access and market presence for clients across the US. He believes in multiple perspectives to reach alignment and gain consensus to ensure that access to healthcare is advanced throughout our communities.

When not working, Ryan and his wife enjoy spending time with their 4 kids, are active in their church and sneaking in a round of golf.

Areas of Expertise

  • Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Data Analysis
  • Project Management
  • Relationship Management
  • Marketing Research
  • Market Analysis
  • Service Line Planning
  • Provider Network Development
  • Master Planning
  • Financial Modeling
  • Capital Planning

Previous Experience

  • Health Care Futures
  • Centegra Health System
  • Saint Louis University Hospital


  • Masters in Business Administration
    Saint Louis University
  • Masters in Healthcare Administration
    Saint Louis University
  • Bachelor of Science, Management
    Illinois State University


    American College of Health Executives