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Transformative Leader Appointed as new Salus Global President and CEO

Kim BakerTORONTO, June 2023 – The Salus Global Corporation is pleased to announce the appointment of Kim Baker as President and CEO.

Kim is a health system leader and change champion who spent over a decade as Chief Executive Officer at Central Local Health Integration Network. Here she led transformative initiatives changing how the healthcare system delivers its best quality of care for patients. Most recently she led a Consulting practice working collaboratively with boards and leadership teams to ignite innovation, develop strategy, and foster creativity.

Kim joins Salus Global following the departure of Malcolm Eade who held the role for 10 years. Dr. Lisa Calder, Salus Global Board Chair and CEO of the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) commented, “We are thrilled to have attracted someone of Kim’s caliber and experience to lead Salus Global. Her unique combination of strategic healthcare leadership and consulting line up very well with the direction Salus Global is taking. I also want to sincerely thank and recognize Malcolm for his inspirational and impactful leadership over the past 10 years. He is leaving the company in great shape as we make this transition”.

Kim added, “I am very excited for the opportunity to build on the strong foundation that Malcolm and his predecessor, Dr. Ken Milne, created. moreOB from its original design and inception, through to its recent evolutions as part of SG.solutions, is an industry game-changer. The chance to not only support and leverage it, but also bring those benefits more widely to Canadian healthcare are in large part what fueled my decision to join this organization. In addition to the Canadian focus and expertise, the shared ownership by HIROC, the SOGC and the CMPA is another powerful factor. It just struck me as a win-win”.


FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

Heidi Ludwick
Vice President, Marketing & Communications
416.704.7284
Heidi.Ludwick@salusglobal.com

ABOUT SALUS GLOBAL :

Salus Global (SG) is a boutique Canadian healthcare consulting firm offering SG.solutions – customized solutions for hospitals and healthcare providers that will change the way they work together — transforming teams of experts into expert teams.

moreOB, the original SG.solution has been introduced in over 300 hospitals, to over 16,000 healthcare professionals coast-to-coast.

Salus Global is owned by the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC), the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) and the Healthcare Insurance Reciprocal of Canada (HIROC), joined in their common vision of optimizing patient care and safety.

For more information visit: https://sgsolutions.salusglobal.com/en_ca/

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