Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

In his current role, Christopher provides senior-level training and support to the engineering personnel on the managed healthcare portfolio in Houston. His focus is on the delivery of outstanding service by improving the environment of care experience through educating engineering and management staff on code-compliance, system operations and training associated with clinical and surgical environments.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Christopher has twenty years of Facilities Management experience directly related to the healthcare industry. Experience includes hospital Director of Facilities Management, Safety Officer, Environment of Care Committee Chairman, Emergency Management Committee Chairman. He has extensive experience with The Joint Commission tri-annual and extended surveys for both hospitals and Ambulatory Surgery Centers as well as life safety code surveys with CMS ensuring successful regulatory compliance through a “continuously ready” approach.
 
Christopher has been responsible for planning and overseeing a variety hospital construction projects. By implementing evidence based design strategy’s he has improved healthcare operations by increasing the quality of the environment of care, patient safety, patient satisfaction, and improved efficiency of the frontline practitioners.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION

Chris is an active member of the following professional organizations:
 
Engineer Star on the Rise, Houston 2010
American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE)