Summit Best Practice Presenter: David Davis
David Davis is the Co-founder and Vice President of The Patient Safety Solutions Consulting Company Inc., specializing in healthcare solutions for Patient Safety & Risk Managers. He will be presenting in the Medical Error Reduction Best Practices Track at the 2008 TapRooT® Summit. David is presenting “Morbidity & Mortality Reviews (Hot Case Rounds)” and “Process for Running a Healthcare Root Cause Analysis.”
He is a Certified TapRooT® Instructor and the Southeast Region Quality Management and Accreditation Support Coordinator for Clinical Operations, Southeast Region Medical Command (SERMC) in Fort Gordon, Georgia. He worked for the U.S. Army: Winn Army Community Hospital in Fort Stewart Georgia as the Patient Safety/Risk Management Coordinator and was also the Patient Safety Program Manager for the U.S. Army: Dwight David Eisenhower Army Medical Center in Fort Gordon, Georgia. His experience also includes Chief/Perioperative Nursing, Infection Control Officer/Hospital Epidemiologist, Infection Control Nurse, Staff Development Officer/Senior Clinical Nurse, Head Nurse and Operating Room Nurse.
David was awarded Department of Defense 2006 Patient Safety Award for Most Innovative Solution to Address a National Patient Safety Goal and the Army Civilian Commendation Award for Excellence. He has been awarded many distinguished medals including Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service, Army Commendation, Army Achievement, Coast Guard Good Conduct, National Defense Service and Air Force Reserve.