Mohamed F.O. Lafeer, MD, MBBS, MBA, CPE, FAAP
Over 40 years of experience in health care
Expertise in managing physician performance and overseeing quality, risk and performance management activities. Lead and directed accreditation programs in hospital and ambulatory settings
Dr. Mohamed Lafeer has over 30 years of leadership in medical staff affairs, both in an acute care hospital and in a private practice setting. As a physician leader taking many medical staff leadership roles, he has facilitated a local hospital through three cycles of Joint Commission accreditation. In the ambulatory care setting he has led the organization through the several required ambulatory accreditation programs to meet regulatory requirements and licensure.
Dr. Lafeer is a recognized expert in performance improvement and patient safety. He has gained extensive expertise in design, implementation and data management skills. His expertise also includes providing technical assistance and staff education in performance improvement and outcome management.
He has played a crucial role in implementing electronic medical records and paperless transactions, helping to establish quality, risk, outcome and disease management programs along with care coordination using a comprehensive organization-wide clinical database.
He has worked with his current organization in the area of coordinated continuum of care, leading to be recognized as a patient centered medical home and to be selected as an accountable care organization (ACO) by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), striving for integrated health care solutions.
EXPERIENCE WITH HEALTH CARE FACILITIES
Chief of Medical Staff at St. Mary’s Hospital, Leonardtown, MD, USA
Medical Director Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement at Shah Associates, MD, LLC, MD, USA
Clinical Instructor, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS OR CERTIFICATIONS
American College of Physician Executives
Certified Physician Executive (CPE) by Certifying Commission in Medical Management
Diplomat of the American Board of Pediatrics
Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), University of Ceylon, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Master of Business Administration, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA