Jason Goodwin, RN, MSN, MPH, CNOR, CPAN Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Jason C. Goodwin, RN, MSN, MPH, CNOR - Surgical Quality nd Safety Expert Witness, Experienced Perioperative Leader
  • Phone: (916) 462-1962
  • Cell: (916) 462-1962
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: General Surgery and Nursing Administration

Specialty Focus: Inpatient OR and ASC management, Surgical Quality & Safety, Surgical Standard of Care, Preop & Postop Complications, Retained Surgical Items, Time Out, Universal Protocol, Medication Errors, Positioning Injuries, Procedural Sedation, Endoscopy, Surgical Adverse Events

Education: BSN, RN, University of Southern California; Masters of Science in Nursing Administration, UMASS; Masters in Public Health, UMASS

Years in Practice: 20

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 5


Additional Information

I am an accomplished senior healthcare executive with experience within academic medical centers, integrated healthcare organizations, multi-hospital/multi-site systems, and free standing fee for service entities. I have extensive knowledge related to surgical clinical scenarios that I have participated in and encountered during my career, as well as my education and experience as a Registered Nurse, Operating Room Manager, Director, and Administrator in similar venues. I have extensive experience with regulatory mandates, expertise in national clinical standards, and ensuring best practices in procedural safety culture. I also completed the Institute of Healthcare Improvement's Patient Safety Executive post-graduate course in 2013. I am currently board certified as an clinical Operating Room Nurse (CNOR). As an administrator, I have personally supervised the safe care in and around surgery and other procedures in various operating room venues for 12 years, totaling approximately 200,000 surgeries. Oversight Experiences include: - Multi-site surgical venues - UC Davis Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente - Level 1 Trauma academic medical center – UC Davis Medical Center - Integrated health system – Kaiser Permanente - Military health care – Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, Operation Iraqi Freedom - Fee for service ambulatory surgery and procedural services – Alta Bates Summit Surgery Center - Clinic management – Perioperative Medicine Clinic, Kaiser Permanente San Francisco - Capital Construction Planning and Implementation – UC Davis Medical Center