Brendan Rokke

Senior Vice President, Strategy

QHR Health

Brendan partners with hospitals and health systems to make sound decisions and act strategically within markets. He has worked with healthcare organizations to develop robust market and competitor analyses, forecast utilization trends, and position themselves for success during times of change–all while keeping focus on patient and customer experience and perception.

Brendan has spent his career in consulting, client management, and sales; and he has worked with physicians, hospitals, health systems, and consulting firms. Most recently, as a manager with Truven Health Analytics (IBM Watson Health) he helped clients bring together data from multiple sources to craft meaningful stories. Throughout his career, Brendan has maintained a strong attention to detail and a focus on his clients’ best interests.

Areas of Expertise

  • Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Data Analysis
  • Project Management
  • Relationship Management
  • Marketing Research
  • Market Analysis
  • Service Line Planning

Previous Experience

  • Truven Health Analytics
    (IBM Watson Health)
    Client Services Manager – Planning/Marketing
  • ForeSee
    Client Manager – Healthcare
  • Erdman
  • Eli Lilly and Company
    Sales Representative


  • Master of Healthcare Administration
    University of Minnesota
  • Master of Education
    Kinesiology Bowling Green State University
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
    Southwest Minnesota State University

Professional Associations

  • American College of Healthcare Executives