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Kevin McQueen

Director
STATE SOCIETY PRESIDENT
CONGRESS COMMANDER
WEBCASTER
GOLD MEMBER

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Bio

In my current role, I am the Regional Director of Respiratory Care, Pulmonary Diagnostics, Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Sleep Diagnostics, Hyperbarics, Wound Care and Diabetic Clinic for the University of Colorado Health Memorial hospital system in Colorado Springs, CO. My previous roles include the Director of Clinical Risk Management, Patient Safety Officer, EOC Safety/Security Officer, and Operations manager of the second busiest emergency department in San Diego County. I have been in health care for the past 34. I have a bachelor’s degree in health care management from Ottawa University and a master’s degree in healthcare administration through Colorado State University-Global Campus. I also served in the U.S. Air Force as a Critical Care Medical Specialist from 1985 – 1991. My passion has always been improving patient safety and working with others to come up with ways to reduce potential harm.​​

Education

California State University-San Marcos
Supervising Employees Certificate-Health Care
2013 To

Colorado State University-Global Campus
MHA (Honors Scholar), 2014
Healthcare Administration/Project Mgt
2012 To 2014

Ottawa University
Kansas, United States
BA (Cum Laude), 2012
Health Care Management
2010 To 2012

California State University-San Marcos
Supervising Employees Certificate-General
2005 To

Job History

Director of Respiratory Care, Sleep Diagnostics, HBO, Wound Care & Diabetic
Colorado Springs, CO, United States
September 2017 - present

Patient Safety Officer/Risk Management
April 2012 - September 2017

Operations Manager/Director Pulmonary Services & Pulmonary Rehabilitation
January 2006 - April 2012

Emergency Department Operations Manager
January 2003 - January 2005

Staff Educator - Pulmonary Services
January 2002 - January 2003

Registered Respiratory Therapist
January 1990 - January 2000

Critical Care Medical Technician
January 1986 - September 1989

Honors and Awards

Golden Key International Honour Society
Honors Scholar
2014

Credentials

  • RRT
  • RRT-ACCS