James Crane, M.D., FPP CEO / Brent Ruoff, M.D., Chief of Emergency Medicine Clinical Operations
As of July 1, 1999, the WUSM Division of Emergency Medicine transferred from the Department of Medicine to become an independent clinical division under the joint auspices of the Faculty Practice Plan and the Dean of the School of Medicine.
The FPP is responsible for the clinical operations of the Emergency Medicine Division, while academic and teaching functions are overseen by the Dean. Major process improvement initiatives are underway to further enhance patient flow, the efficiency of care and hospital and divisional financial performance.
Contact: Brent Ruoff,, M.D. – phone: 362-9202, fax: 362-0478, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org