Debbie Ward Certified Risk Manager
Debbie Ward reviews events reported in the on line event reporting system each day and then investigates them for opportunities for improvement, regulatory compliance or the possibility of future litigation. She supplies information and education related to risk reduction strategies and legal compliance to staff at the Medical Center. Debbie is a graduate of the University of Akron with a B.S. in Nursing with clinical experience in medical/surgical, emergency department and primary care. She completed the licensing course for risk management at the University of Central Florida. Debbie joined the Medical Center in 2001, working in Quality and Operations and IT before becoming part of the risk management team in 2011.