Hema Patel, MD, FACP

Chief Medical Officer


Hema Patel, MD, FACPResponsibilities

  • Quality 
    • Risk Management
    • Infection Prevention
    • Performance Improvement
  • Care Management / Social Work
  • Accreditation / Patient Safety
  • Physician Support / Medical Library
  • Medical Staff Operations
    • Credentialing
    • Graduate Medical Education Support
  • Physician and Payor Relations
  • Clinical Chiefs of Service

Work Experience

University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus
Baltimore, Maryland
02/16 - Present 
Chief Medical Officer

University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus
Baltimore, Maryland
01/16 - 02/16 
Interim Vice President & Chief Medical Officer

University of Maryland Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Institute 
Baltimore, Maryland
07/09 – 02/16  
Deputy Chief Medical Officer
Physician Quality Advisor
Hospitalist

University of Maryland Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Institute 
Baltimore, Maryland
12/02 – 06/09  
Director, Medical-Surgical Rehabilitation Unit
Hospitalist

Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland
Baltimore, Maryland
11/02 – 07/09  
Hospitalist

Washington Adventist Hospital
Takoma Park, Maryland
05/04 – 04/05  
Hospitalist

Trinitas Hospital & St. Michael’s Medical Center 
Elizabeth and Newark, New Jersey
07/99 – 06/02  
Seton Hall University Internal Medicine Residency Program (PGY1-PGY3)

Education

  • MBA (expected 2017): University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
  • MD: Saba University School of Medicine, Saba, Netherlands
  • BS: Augusta State University, Augusta, Georgia

Certifications

  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certification 
  • Re-certified by American Board of Internal Medicine (2012)
  • USMLE Step 1
  • USMLE Step 2
  • USMLE Step 3
  • ECFMG English Test
  • Clinical Skills Assessment (CSA)
  • ECFMG Certification
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Neonatal Resuscitation
  • Fundamental Critical Care Support Certification