Patricia M. Rodriguez RN, MPH
Senior Vice President and Area Manager
Patricia (Trish) Rodriguez is the senior vice president and area manager for Kaiser Permanente in South Sacramento and Elk Grove. She oversees integrated health plan and hospital operations, which includes a Level II trauma center. She is responsible for the provision of health care to more than 247,000 Kaiser Permanente members in the South Sacramento County area. Kaiser Permanente insures over 50 percent of the South Sacramento County population and employs approximately 3,400 staff members and nearly 400 physicians.
Trish is a health care professional with more than 28 years of broad experience in health care operations and strategic planning in a variety of leadership positions. She has been with Kaiser Permanente for more than 26 years. Her career spans from Alberta, Canada to Hawaii to California.
Trish is a graduate of the Harvard Business School Executive Leadership Program, completed her master’s in public health at the University of Hawaii, and holds a bachelor’s in nursing from the University of Lethbridge in Alberta, Canada.