Syed Ahmed, MD, Anesthesiology, Arlington Heights, IL, Northwest Community Hospital

SyedAhmedMD,MMM, MS, CPE, CPPS, CPXP

Anesthesiology Arlington Heights, IL

Chairman, Surgical Safety Committee. Northwest Community Hospital. Arlington Heights, Illinois

Dr. Ahmed is on Doximity

As a Doximity member you'll join over a million verified healthcare professionals in a private, secure network.

  • Connect with other colleagues in the same hospital or clinic
  • Search all U.S. specialist profiles and refer a patient
  • Read the latest clinical news and earn CME/CEU credits

See Dr. Ahmed's full profile

Already have an account?

Summary

  • Transformational Physician Leader and Anesthesiologist with knowledge and expertise in Physician/staff engagement in Health care quality/safety and patient experience.Experienced in: Patient safety leadership, patient experience, Perioperative program management in both inpatient and ambulatory settings, Proven ability to develop new programs and improve quality/Safety efficiency utilizing Lean techniques.

    Demonstrated ability to lead interdisciplinary teams in Quality and Safety initiatives. Extensive experience working with Physicians /staff and senior executives.

    Masters in patient safety from University of Illinois, Certified Physician Executive and Masters in Medical management from Carnegie Melon university.

    Patient safety is an issue at the forefront of healthcare today.


    Masters in Patient Safety Leadership (PSL) program is designed to facilitate dynamic educational masters program in a learner-centered environment to help graduates become leaders in patient safety and the delivery of quality healthcare. Graduates learn about leading-edge quality improvement and risk-reduction strategies, among them health information technology and the concepts of full disclosure and just culture. Graduates benefit from the focus on interprofessional teamwork, simulation training, communication and collaboration, medical error science, organizational change, and healthcare leadership. Graduates of the program also develop the skills to design, implement, and lead a broad range of patient safety activities that guide a healthcare organization towards a culture of safer healthcare practices across the delivery continuum, from hospital to ambulatory to home.

Skills & Expertise

  • Patient safety, Leadership, Value-based healthcare, Patient Experience

Education & Training

  • UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOISMS, PATIENT SAFETY LEADERSHIP, 2015 - 2017
  • Carnegie Melon UniversityMMM., Master of Medical Management (MMM) concentrates on distinctive competencies necessary for physician leaders to build and manage successful health care organizations., 2013 - 2015
  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
    Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical CenterResidency, Anesthesiology, 1993 - 1996
  • Advocate Ravenswood Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine, 1990 - 1993
  • Osmania Medical College NTR UHS
    Osmania Medical College NTR UHSClass of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 1990 - 2023
  • American Board of Anesthesiology Anesthesiology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • MASTERS IN PATIENT SAFETY LEADERSHIP UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS, 2015-2017
  • Certified Professional in Patient safety National Patient Safety Foundation, 2015
  • Masters in Medical Management Carnegie Mellon University, 2014
  • Join now to see all

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations