Fire & Emergency Management Consultant / Technology Product Specialist
Matt joined RPA in 2017 and serves clients out of the Baltimore/Washington DC area. He provides support for a wide-range of client consulting projects, and coordinates the on-boarding program for our RPA Navigator technology products.
Prior to joining our team, Matt served as Senior CMS Policy Advisor at The Joint Commission in Washington, D.C., having previously served as Project Lead, Federal Relations at The Joint Commission, and Senior Quality Analyst for Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland. Matt’s experience with The Joint Commission afforded him the opportunity to facilitate improvements in the nation’s emergency management preparedness and response capabilities, the healthcare environment of care, and the preservation of critical infrastructure. His work in regulation, guidance, policy, and in the development, interpretation, and application of federal emergency management legislation – as well as his hands-on experience – enable him to contribute to the depth of knowledge of our team.
Matt has participated in the National Academies (Institute of Medicine) Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness for Catastrophic Events, the Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council, the Baltimore City Hospital Coalition on Emergency Preparedness, and the Region III Maryland Coalition on Emergency Preparedness.
Matt holds a B.A. in Business Management from Washington College, and certifications in Root Cause Analysis and Failure Mode Analysis from the Maryland Healthcare Education Institute; he is a Green-Belt in Robust Process Improvement, LEAN and Six Sigma.
Matt serves clients from the Baltimore, MD area.
RPA, a JENSEN HUGHES company, is a team of fire, code compliance and emergency management experts, providing specialized technology and professional services to healthcare facilities throughout the United States and Canada. Since 1976, we have provided unparalleled service to thousands of healthcare facilities (more than 1,300 current clients) and train more than 200,000 healthcare leaders and staff on an annual basis.