Creative Solutions in Healthcare Welcomes VP of Plant Operations

Fort Worth, Texas, September 14, 2023— CSNHC Welcomes Brian Martin to the Role of Vice President of Plant Opertions

Gary Blake, Malisa Blake, and the Leadership Team at Creative Solutions in Healthcare are thrilled to welcome Brian Martin to the position of Vice President of Plant Operations. In this role, Brian will oversee plant operations and facility maintenance management across our 150 locations throughout Texas.

“We are beyond excited to welcome Brian. We know that his impressive background will bring a fresh perspective as well as a wealth of experience to our team. His arrival marks an exciting new chapter for us, and I have every confidence that his expertise and vision will propel our operations to new heights.”

Gary Blake

President and CEO, Creative Solutions in Healthcare

Brian’s career journey began with a strong educational foundation, having earned a Master of Public Administration (MPA) from Argosy University, a Bachelor of Science in Emergency Administration and Planning from The University of North Texas, and an Associate in Applied Science in Disaster Preparedness from the Community College of the Air Force.

His impressive career includes serving as the National Director of Engineering in support of the Ambulatory Surgery Division of HCA Healthcare, where he successfully managed plant operations and facilities for 165 surgery centers across the United States. His tenure at Medical City Healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic earned him recognition from the office of U.S. Representative, Van Taylor, for his innovative solutions in Emergency Management and Plant Operations.

Bringing on Brian as the Vice President of Plant Operations reflects Creative Solutions’ commitment to adapt in an era of rapid expansion. Creative Solutions has grown significantly, acquiring nearly 40 buildings in the past year, which has created challenges in overseeing and maintaining company-wide compliance. Brian’s deep knowledge of regulatory compliance and operational efficiency will help to streamline and simplify these processes.

Chris CFO

Brian will work with Creative buildings to ensure facilities meet the highest standards of safety, efficiency, and compliance.  He will verify that facilities are supported so that our teams are able to continue to provide the highest quality of care.  Some of his major responsibilities will include life safety and compliance, emergency preparedness, major renovation projects, and vendor coordination.

He shared that he is thrilled to have joined the Creative Solutions in Healthcare family and looks forward to serving in his new role.

“I am excited to be a resource for the facility maintenance directors and excited to establish new systems to create a positive, effective, and safe environment at all our facilities.”

Brian Martin

Vice President of Plant Operations, Creative Solutions in Healthcare

About Creative Solutions in Healthcare

Creative Solutions in Healthcare is a family-owned company, headquartered in Fort Worth, TX. with more than 130 long-term care communities throughout the state of Texas- our fundamental goal is to provide the highest quality of care to the Greatest Generation. 

Creative Solutions in Healthcare, Inc. was founded in 2000 when Gary & Malisa Blake purchased Granbury Care Center. Since the beginning, the foundational principle of Creative Solutions has been A life lived for others is a life worthwhile.  

CSNHC’s top priority is to care for seniors with the respect, compassion, and dignity they deserve through quality meals, clean spaces, and compassionate nursing care. 


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