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Specialties & Experience of this Expert Witness

General Specialties:

Management and Safety

Keywords/Search Terms:

Safety, Quality, Reliability, Administration, Management, Executive, Leadership, Credentialing, Medical Staff, Data Analytics, Performance Improvement

Education:

Medical Doctorate, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine; Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University; Master Business Administration, University of Massachusetts

Years in Practice:

15

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs:

2

Additional Information

Dr. Kevin Joseph is a physician executive with experience in academic and community hospital settings. His unique and diverse background combines operational and clinical experience with degrees in business and engineering to solve problems, develop efficient operations, and lead complex organizations. He has had great success in creating healthcare delivery of high quality and strong P&L, with a focus on safety and exceptional service. Dr. Joseph currently serves as one of Ascension Healthcare’s Market Chief Clinical Officers and has recently served as TriHealth’s system Chief Medical Officer where he created the Insitute for Safety, Reliability, and Performance Improvement. At TriHealth, he was also responsible for safety, quality, physician credentialing, hospital accreditation, the 18 different system departments, infection prevention, data analytics, and medical informatics. Previously, he served as one of UC Health’s senior vice-presidents where he was responsible for the operations and clinical outcomes of its three hospitals: University of Cincinnati Medical Center, West Chester Hospital, and Drake Hospital. This was preceded by a successful tenure as the President & CEO of West Chester Hospital, where he led the executive team in driving the hospital to top 10th percentile in the country for safety and quality, and top 5th percentile in the country for patient experience. In addition to authoring a book on healthcare leadership, he has also worked with the FBI, the Secret Service, and the Cincinnati S.W.A.T. team. As a lifelong student, he has obtained three bachelor degrees in Biomedical Engineering, Materials Science, and Psychology from Johns Hopkins University. He later graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and completed his residency at the University of Cincinnati. While practicing emergency medicine Dr. Joseph received an MBA.