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Children’s Hospital Colorado proudly announces that David Brumbaugh, MD, will serve as the Associate Chief Medical Officer beginning July 6, 2015.
Collaborative thinker with creative leadership skills
Dr. Brumbaugh completed both is residency in Pediatrics and fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. He is currently an assistant professor of Pediatrics in the Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology at the CU School of Medicine and has served as the ambulatory medical director for the Digestive Health Institute (DHI) since 2011.
In that role, he spearheaded the development of quality metrics for the DHI, worked collaboratively with ambulatory practice leadership to foster team-based care, and developed a long-distance care coordination program for patients with complex outpatient needs.
Key physician leader in all aspects of clinical care
In his new role as ACMO, Dr. Brumbaugh will serve as a key physician leader in all aspects of clinical care delivery at Children’s Colorado on the Anschutz Medical Campus, including day-to-day clinical operations, provider engagement, care integration and coordination, transitions in care, and the development and implementation of initiatives to ensure clinical and operational effectiveness. He will also help to ensure that the hospital continues to deliver high-quality, cost-effective, patient-centered care. In addition, Dr. Brumbaugh will serve as co-chair of Children’s Colorado’s Clinical Leadership Council and will be a member of the Operations and Finance Councils.