Gregg Blair, Regional Market Director, West
Based in Central Texas, Gregg Blair serves as Ovation’s market director for the Western region of the country, working with Ovation labs and facilities and helping Ovation’s lab directors align their operations with Ovation’s business objectives. Blair also works closely with Ovation partner physicians, their fertility center teams and other referral sources, acting as a liaison to help Ovation ensure that the services we provide are a good match for providers’ needs. Blair also provides regional data to support Ovation’s budgeting efforts, and collects and reports data through Ovation dashboards to support continuous improvement.
Blair joined Ovation in February 2021, bringing 18 years of experience in healthcare management, laboratory medicine and multi-clinic oversight. In his previous position as senior director of operations, radiology director and administrative director of laboratory services for Austin Regional Clinic, he was responsible for the daily operations of 28 laboratories, nine radiology suites and six outpatient medical clinics. He was also chairman of the safety committee for the clinic, which is one of the largest multispecialty physician-owned medical groups in Texas.
He initially joined Austin Regional Clinic as director of laboratory services after more than seven years as a director of laboratory services for HCA Healthcare, where he served as administrative laboratory director and in supervisory roles for several integrated regional labs.
Blair served in the United States Air Force, earning several medals for exemplary conduct and service. He holds a Master’s degree in health services administration from Florida International University, where he was part of the National Scholars Honor Society and Golden Key International Honors Society. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in medical technology from Florida Atlantic University. He is Green Belt certified by the American Society for Quality in Six Sigma methodology.