Rod brings over 25 years of healthcare experience in performance improvement, clinical optimization and IT design. He has a passion for innovation, having developed and delivered unique solutions in workforce productivity, perioperative services, continuous quality improvement and health information exchanges (HIEs).
Rod has a wide spectrum of experience working with clients ranging from large academic medical centers and integrated delivery networks (IDNs) to small regional hospitals in the U.S., Canada and New Zealand.
"The Need for Innovative Leadership in Healthcare," Becker's Hospital Review, December 2016
“Cases on Information Technology Entrepreneurship, Chapter: Opportunities and Challenges in the Health Care IT Sector: The ShiftMarket Case Study At the Forefront of Health Plan-Provider Collaboration,” Healthcare Informatics, 2007
Co-author, "Physician-Directed Diagnostic and Therapeutic Plans: The Quality Cure for America's Health Care Cost Crisis", Journal of the Society for Health Systems, July 199
Co-author, "MD-Directed critical pathways: it's time", Hospitals, December 5, 1992
Financial and Operational Performance Excellence
MBA, University of Michigan, Ross School of Business
MHSA, University of Michigan
BS, Economics and Public Policy Management, University of Ottawa