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Meeting Our New CEO

In this episode, we will learn all about the new CEO and Chief Executive Officer at Sierra Tuscon, Derek Price.

Meeting Our New CEO
Derek Price, D.C

Dr. Derek Price joined Sierra Tucson as its chief executive officer in January 2023, bringing with him a wealth of knowledge and experience from his time spent as CEO of Desert Hope Treatment Center, a 150-bed treatment center that offers residential treatment, partial hospitalization programming and intensive outpatient programming.

During his time at Desert Hope, Dr. Price secured Joint Commission accreditation, with a score exceeding 99%. He also implemented extensive leadership training and directed multiple cultural development programs. Dr. Price was also instrumental in successfully guiding his team through the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring that safety standards exceeded the CDC’s and state’s measures for patient and employee safety.

Dr. Price’s diverse professional background includes opening more than a dozen chiropractic clinics, serving as a leadership consultant and spearheading numerous philanthropic projects. He is also a former NFL player for the Detroit Lions.