Dave Baker

Dave Baker
AIA/AH, EDAC

Vice President, National Healthcare Development

As Vice President of National Healthcare Development, Dave partners with systems, hospitals, providers and communities to develop new and repurposed healthcare facilities. He manages  expectations for all parties by creating detailed business plans that include everything from site location to design, leading to the execution of successful projects. Using over 30 years of experience, Dave works to understand systems’ and providers’ business services, analyze their opportunities, review strategies and evaluate facility projects to best support the delivery of care. He both manages projects and implements creative capital and financial models to support providers and the communities in which they serve.

Passionate about creating healing, hospitality environments and providing solutions for capital preservation, Dave focuses on rethinking the next generation of healthcare facilities with emphasis on ambulatory care and wellness facility strategies. Throughout his work, he has cultivated long-standing, trusted relationships with leading health systems and providers in the United States.


Affiliations & Memberships

American Hospital Association (AHA)
American Society of Healthcare Engineers (ASHE)
Colorado Association of Healthcare Engineers and Directors (CAHED)
American Institute of Architects Academy of Healthcare (AIA/AH)
Building Owners Management Association (BOMA) Medical Buildings
Duke Foundation for Healthcare Administration (MHA)
Healthcare Design for Medical Facilities Design and Patient Experience
Evidence-Based Design Accreditation and Certification (EDAC)
Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)
Medical Group Managers Association (MGMA)
Advisory Board Member East Texas Children’s Therapy Clinic (ETCT)
Advisory Board Member Denver Medical Study Group (DMSG)

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