Dennis Ford MHA, SASHE, CHFM

Director, Facilities Operations, Atrium Health

Dennis Ford has served in Health Care Facilities Engineering for over 2 yrs. He recieved his degree in Civil Engineering through the Air Force ROTC program and started his career at Eglin AFB Regional Hospital as a Clinical Engineer. While in the Air Force, Dennis served at Headquarters where he led the development of a Computerized Maintenance Managment System (CMMS) currenly used at all military hospitals (DMLSS-FM). Dennis is curently the Program Director of Healthcare Facilities at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston, TX. His program is expanding from 2 MIL SF to 4 MIL SF as new hospitals are built and activated.