David Friedman, MD

Lakewood Resource and Referral Center
212 Second Street, Suite 204
Lakewood, NJ
USA 08701
Email: dfriedman@lrrcenter.org

Biographical Sketch:
2008-Present -- Chief Executive Officer, CHEMED, Lakewood, NJ Manages comprehensive community health center, including internal medicine, pediatric, dental, behavioral health departments and Social Services 2005- 2008 -- Physician Executive, Henry Schein, Inc., Melville, NY Principal implementation and workflow consultant for the MicroMD EMR Medical Records Software, consulting on patient workflow issues to increase efficiencies, maximize billing opportunities and improve patient turnaround time at health care delivery sites 1999- 2005 -- Medical Director/Operations Manager, Monarch Medical International (MMI), Lakewood, NJ Developed training and implementation curriculum for ambulatory care centers nationally Lectured nationally, including presentations at TEPR on topics relating to implementation processes, Training, Selection of an Electronic Health Records, Patient Safety, etc. 1993-1998 -- Chief Physician/ Chief Medical Administrator, Kupat Cholim Muechedet Health Center, Modin Illit, Israel Chief physician in a region with population of approximately 18,000 people. 1992 -- Chief Physician, Strtydom Hospital, Johannesburg, South Africa Fellow of Neonatology, Intensive Care, acute pediatric medicine and pediatric clinic 1991 -- Physician, Alexandra Health Center/ University Clinic, Johannesburg, South Africa Medical physician and Fellow of Pediatrics, Emergency Room Medicine, Internal Medicine, Ambulatory Care and Antenatal Clinic Care 1990 -- Medical Intern, Baragwanath Hospital, Soweto/ Johannesburg, South Africa Completed a medical internship comprising of internal medicine, general surgery and pediatric surgery. Acquired extensive experience in clinical diagnostic skills and minor surgical procedures in this hospital, the largest in Africa