Page ContentAdministrator, Boys Town National Research Hospital® and Medical ClinicsBrad joined Boys Town National Research Hospital in September 2018 as hospital administrator. Prior to joining Boys Town, Brad served as vice president of Methodist Physicians Clinic.In addition to his healthcare operations experience, Brad has a deep understanding and compassion for patient advocacy and care. He led the effort to develop Iowa's patient appeal process, which restructured Iowa's protections of patient rights in managed care plans. A former state representative, he was the primary author of Iowa's Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), known as Healthy and Well Kids in Iowa (HAWK-I), which provides health coverage to uninsured children. Brad earned a master's degree in hospital and health administration from the University of Iowa and a juris doctor from the University of Iowa College of Law.