|Kevin Klauer, DO, EJD, FACEP
Dr. Klauer is the chief medical officer for Emergency Medicine, chief risk officer for TeamHealth, and executive director of TeamHealth's Patient Safety Organization. In these roles, Dr. Klauer develops and promotes patient safety and clinical best practices throughout the organization and directs risk management, including risk management initiatives, education and litigation support. He assists with training medical directors and promotes effective communication with physicians and advanced practice clinicians.
Concurrent with his role at TeamHealth, Dr. Klauer is an assistant clinical professor at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and serves as the medical editor-in-chief for ACEP Now, the monthly publication of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP). He previously served as editor-in-chief for Emergency Physicians Monthly.
Dr. Klauer has published several risk-management books, including Bouncebacks! Medical and Legal, Risk Management and the Emergency Department: Executive Leadership for Protecting Patients and Hospitals, and Bouncebacks! Pediatrics. Dr. Klauer also serves as a speaker for the ACEP Council.