Director of Planning Design Engineering & Construction, Halifax Health Medical Center
Jacob has over 34 years of experience in the health care industry including 6 years under contract with the State of Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) conducting health care building design reviews and operations of facilities. Jacob has presented at the International Healthcare Conference in Dubai (UAE) on Integrated Patient Room Design & Healthcare Building Process Flow & Efficiency. He has written several papers on Integrated Healthcare Systems/Construction with a special interest on medical technologies especially new equipment for advanced treatments. He has published several articles for the American Hospital Association and the American Society for Healthcare Engineers and is the recipient of several awards for his contributions to the healthcare industry through work in integrated and evidence-based design and consolidation and utilization of energy in health care.