Dr. Dorothy Hitchmot
Dr. Dorothy Hitchmoth is Executive manager (ECF) for VA New England White River Junction Hospital and five affiliate community based outpatient clinic (CBOC) eye care and related rehabilitation programs. ECF responsibilities include specialty care performance management and process improvement, education program accreditation, Joint Commission on Hospital Accreditation (JCAHO) preparedness, and Total Quality Management (TQM).
A dynamic track record of achievements in government, private, and corporate sectors to include single location and hospital systems process improvements, award-winning quality and safety improvements, led state and national advocacy teams to numerous changes in state and federal laws affecting patient access, successfully led national education campaigns for new product and service launches in the ophthalmic imaging, nutraceutical, and concierge medicine arena. A nationally recognized educator and professional association leader who has advocated for patients, colleagues, and the public through countless symposia, public lectures and motivational speeches.
A well-liked consensus builder with noted achievements in changing and improving the way we think about taking care of patients.
Innovative strategic alchemist and thought leader motivated by a passion for preserving vision, health and quality of life. A highly versatile, award winning executive, doctor, educator and advocate- Continuously seeking knowledge and vicissitudes.