Eric Brown, MD, PhD, FACOG, FACS, CHCQM, CJCP
Dr. Brown brings diverse expertise in patient safety, clinical quality improvement, regulatory compliance, clinical informatics, medical education and medical staff affairs to his role as physician consultant.
Dr. Brown previously served as patient safety/quality officer, clinical division chief, and medical education program director at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. Most recently, Dr. Brown was chief medical officer of a multispecialty faculty practice at a community-based medical school. He has served on the board of directors for clinical integration network, health information exchange, and health maintenance organizations. He was recently member of the Illinois Hospital Association’s, Institute for Innovations in Care and Quality, Medical Executive Forum.
Dr. Brown has rich management experience in complex matrix healthcare environments inclusive of a large academic medical center, hospitals, and a large multispecialty physician group. He has successfully led efforts in building effective quality improvement, risk management, patient safety and population health management programs.
Dr. Brown’s key academic management accomplishments include integrating quality improvement and patient safety initiatives into undergraduate (medical school), graduate (residency) and post graduate (continuing professional) educational programs.
EXPERIENCE WITH HEALTH CARE FACILITIES
Chief Medical Officer, SIU Healthcare, SIU School of Medicine
Patient Safety/Quality Officer, CMO Office, Rush University Medical Center
Division Chief, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center
Board of Managers, Physician Clinical Integration Network, Hospital Sisters Health System
Medical Executive Forum, Institute for Innovations in Care and Quality, Illinois Hospital Association
Board of Managers, Physician Health Association of Illinois
Co-Executive Director, Midwest Healthcare Quality Alliance
Board of Managers, Lincoln Land Health Information Exchange
Privacy and Security Officer, SIU Healthcare, SIU School of Medicine
Director, Medical Student Programs, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS OR CERTIFICATIONS
American Association for Physician Leadership
American College of Healthcare Executives
Board Certified, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Board Certified, American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians (CHCQM)
Certified Joint Commission Professional (CJCP)
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)
Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology (FACOG)
Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt
Doctorate of Philosophy in Biochemistry, Rush Graduate College of Rush University, Chicago, IL, USA
Doctor of Medicine, Rush Medical College of Rush University, Chicago, IL, USA
Residency, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
Galloway Fellow, Gynecologic Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering, New York, NY, USA
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Psychology, Beloit College, WI, USA