Hema Patel, MD, FACP

Chief Medical Officer


Hema Patel, MD, FACP

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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

EXPERIENCE

2016 - present
University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus
- Chief Medical Officer

2016 
University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus
- Interim Vice President & Chief Medical Officer

2009 - 2016
University of Maryland Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Institute 
- Deputy Chief Medical Officer
- Physician Quality Advisor
- Hospitalist

2002 - 2009
University of Maryland Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Institute 
- Director, Medical-Surgical Rehabilitation Unit
- Hospitalist

2002 - 2009
Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland
- Hospitalist

2004 - 2005
Washington Adventist Hospital
- Hospitalist

1999 - 2002
Trinitas Hospital & St. Michael’s Medical Center 
- 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