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Rick Shrum, Sr., is a member of WakeMed’s executive leadership team as vice president and chief strategy officer. In his role, Rick is responsible for identifying, evaluating and executing market opportunities and strategic initiatives to help WakeMed achieve its mission and aspirational goals. He is also responsible for leading the behavioral health services of the system. Rick has held positions of increasing responsibility throughout a 30-year career in Acute Care Hospital Administration (both Medical/Surgical and Behavioral Health). Prior to WakeMed, Rick was the Chief Operating Officer of Diamond Healthcare Corporation, the second largest behavioral health management company nationwide that partnered with acute care Hospitals and Health Systems nationwide to implement, improve, and expand their behavioral health offerings. Prior to that, Rick was Group CEO of National Healthcare Corporation, an investor owned medical/surgical acute care hospital company. Rick holds masters’ degrees in Health Administration and Business Administration from Xavier University.