Fred Hyde, MD, JD, MBA, is a consultant to hospitals, medical schools and physicians, as well as to unions, community groups and others interested in the health of hospitals, health care facilities and organizations. Dr. Hyde is the publisher of a daily health policy newsletter called DCMedical News. He has served twice as chief executive of a non-profit hospital, as chief executive of a physician-owned ambulatory surgery center, as chief executive of an HMO, as vice president of a major university teaching hospital, as director of a medical school faculty practice plan, and consulting manager of physician practices.
Dr. Hyde teaches graduate students in hospital management and healthcare financial management in the School of Health and the School of Nursing at Georgetown University (Doctor of Nursing Practice program) where he is an Adjunct Associate Professor. He formerly taught these and related subjects at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health and at Columbia Business School.
His academic background includes undergraduate, medical and law degrees from Yale and a business degree from Columbia. He has been a member of the Bar in Connecticut since 1975.