Vice President, Quality Assurance and Executive Director, Somnia Patient Safety Organization, Inc.
As Vice President of Quality Assurance, Mr. Morgan is responsible for providing strategic vision, leadership and oversight for Somnia’s national anesthesia quality assurance program, titled Clinical Quality Excellence tm. Hugh works with Somnia’s practice leadership and clinical staff across the country to ensure that the right systems and processes are in place to achieve high quality and compliance with regulatory, accreditation and professional society standards. He also collaborates with hospital and ambulatory leaders to achieve the shared goal of high-quality, patient-centric anesthesia care and outcomes. Mr. Morgan joined Somnia in 2009, first managing a startup anesthesia practice in New Jersey, and then transitioning into Quality Assurance where he became Director in 2010. He was subsequently promoted to Vice President in 2012. Prior to joining Somnia, Hugh had a diverse career with more than 20 years in healthcare. After serving in the U.S. Army, he became Business Manager of Perioperative Services at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, followed by Anesthesia Practice Director at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center in Southern New Jersey. Mr. Morgan earned his Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration from Grantham University and is both a Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE) and a Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ).