Patty McClimon Named a “2021 Woman Leader to Watch” in Health Care

Patty McClimon

Patty McClimon, senior vice president and chief strategy officer at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, was recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of 2021’s Women Leaders to Watch in Healthcare.

This award program recognizes women in leadership roles, spotlighting their administrative and professional accomplishments.

McClimon has been an agent of change for various aspects of the hospital, including:

  • Overseeing the planning, design, construction and opening of the Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion
  • Overseeing Healthy Neighborhoods Healthy Families, which has recently expanded its footprint in Columbus
  • Supporting a culture of innovation through technology commercialization business planning that has seen its biggest success in 2020 with the creation of Andelyn Biosciences
  • Supporting the expansion of Nationwide Children’s regional partnerships in other Ohio cities