Carol Paret, CIPP
Paret is the Chief Community Benefits Officer for Memorial Hermann Hospital System and CEO of Memorial Hermann Community Benefit Corporation. In addition to overseeing Memorial Hermann’s community efforts, she is the privacy and security officer and has accountability for the medical records function, CME and a large family practice residency program. She did her undergraduate work at University of Houston and her graduate studies at University of Texas School of Public Health in Houston.
Her career in healthcare began with a community health planning emphasis and for the past 30 years she has been with Memorial Hermann Healthcare System. She is currently serving as past Board Chairman of Gateway to Care, a collaborative involving 165+ agencies whose mission is to improve access to care for Houston’s uninsured and the Provider Health Network, a project access model for specialty care.