Timothy Hill, MD Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact this Expert Witness

  • Company: Astute Hospitalist Consulting, LLC
  • Phone: (503) 412-9700
  • Cell: (503) 412-9700
  • Website: astutehospitalist.com/

Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Hospitalist and Health Informatics

Keywords/Search Terms:

Internal Medicine, Hospitalist, Electronic Medical Records, Electronic Health Records, EMR, EHR, Credentialing, Clinical Informatics, Standard of Care, inpatient medicine, Epic, Cerner, clinical documentation, IT, board certified, negligence, injury, malpractice, quality of care, hospital policies


MD, Loma Linda University School of Medicine; Graduate Certificate in Clinical Informatics, Oregon Health and Science University

Years in Practice:


Additional Information

Dr. Hill is board-certified in Internal Medicine and has a Graduate Certificate in Clinical informatics from Oregon Health and Science University. He has 14 years of experience practicing as a hospitalist in Portland, OR. He serves as the Chief Health Information Officer at a 302-bed community hospital. As Chief Health Information Officer, he is in charge of clinical aspects of the Electronic Health Record which pertain to physicians including documentation, ordersets, and training. He has led hospital EHR implementation efforts of large EHRs including Cerner and Epic. Dr. Hill has an interest in reviewing EHR audit trails. He also is Charmain of the Department of Medicine where he supervises the development of policies, procedures and credentialing standards for multiple medical specialties including Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Pulmonology, Critical Care, Nephrology and Neurology. He is responsible for oversight of initiatives to improve patient safety such as peer review and ongoing peer professional evaluation.