James A. Jorgenson

Meet faculty member James Jorgenson and listen to his welcome message!

Chief Executive Officer and Board Chair, Visante, Inc., and Visante Limited

Jim Jorgenson is CEO of Visante where he leads national and international programs for medicines management improvement in the US, UK and Canada. His more than 30-year career includes pharmacy oversight of very large health systems and their network associations as well as academic leadership in graduate pharmacy education. 

Previous to joining Visante Jim was Vice President, Chief Pharmacy Officer for Indiana University Health (IU Health), the largest and most comprehensive state-based healthcare system in Indiana. with 18 hospitals and over 5,000 beds. Previous to joining Indiana University Health, Jim was Administrative Director of Pharmacy Services for the University of Utah Health Care and Associate Dean for Pharmacy at the University of Utah College of Pharmacy in Salt Lake City. He also directed pharmacy services for the 2002 Winter Olympic games in Salt Lake City. 

Jim's leadership has also extended to professional organizations and societies where he has served on numerous councils and committees for ASHP and is a faculty member for the ASHP Foundation Pharmacy Leadership Academy.

In 2008 he received the ASHP Award for Distinguished Leadership of Health-System Pharmacy Practice.