R. Michael Boyer, DO, MS, FAOCA
Over 35 years of experience in community/academic health care and health care leadership
Experience in quality improvement/performance improvement/patient safety leadership
Expertise in medical informatics
Expertise in perioperative clinical operations
Dr. R. Michael Boyer has held academic appointments as an Associate Professor of Anesthesiology at the Feinberg School of Medicine/Northwestern University and as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology at Michigan State University, College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Dr. Boyer has served as the Medical Director of Northwestern Medicine/Olson Ambulatory Surgical Center and as a Medical Director of Clinical Information Services at Northwestern Memorial Hospital (an academic medical center). At Northwestern, he participated in numerous quality improvement, performance improvement and patient safety leadership activities.
Additionally he has served in numerous medical staff leadership roles; including presiding as Staff President of Botsford Hospital, (an academic/community hospital), Anesthesiology Residency Program Director, and President of his medical practice.
Dr. Boyer’s academic/operational interests have centered upon quality, medical informatics, patient safety, and administrative medicine relating to; creating/supporting evidence-based approaches to patient care and developing process/protocols to reduce practice variance.
He has over 35 years of experience in health care with an increasing leadership focus in institutional clinical operations, patient safety, quality/process improvement and medical informatics. In addition, he has recognized expertise in electronic medical record documentation build, deployment and support.
EXPERIENCE WITH HEALTH CARE FACILITIES
Assistant Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
Staff President, Botsford Hospital, Farmington Hills, MI, USA
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
Medical Director, Olson Ambulatory Surgery Center, Northwestern Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
Medical Director, Clinical Information Services, Northwestern Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS OR CERTIFICATIONS
American Osteopathic Association
American Society of Anesthesiologists
Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Anesthesiologists (FACOA)
International Anesthesia Research Society
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, Midwestern University, Downers Grove, IL, USA
Master of Science in Administrative Medicine and Population Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA