Jordan Ballam

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Jordan Ballam

Adjunct Instructor

Master of Healthcare Administration

Adjunct, Faculty

Jordan began his career with Intermountain Healthcare 10 years ago working in the emergency room of Logan Regional Hospital. He spent late nights helping uninsured and immigrant patients with financial assistance and gained a love for both healthcare finance and helping patients in need. He graduated from Utah State University with an undergraduate degree in Biology & Chemistry and went on to manage a team of financial consultants for Intermountain’s Northern Region. During his time at USU, Jordan enjoyed working in a Biological Engineering research lab that genetically modified and cloned goats in order to extract spider silk from the goats’ milk. This experience ignited Jordan’s interest in analytics and research methods. In 2014, Jordan moved to Salt Lake City and accepted a consultant role with Prosper Healthcare Lending. He oversaw and was responsible for over $12 million in elective medical financing and supported nearly 1000 infertility, bariatric, and plastic surgery clinics across the country.

Jordan then transitioned to an analytics role with the University of Utah Decision Support team within the Finance Department. In this role, he established the framework for MyChart reporting that is used across the U Health system and supported the Department of Surgery, Respiratory Therapy, and Equity of Care for minority ethnicities/transgender patient populations. He then joined the Community Ph