Product Demo: Leveraging Today’s Technology to Pass a Joint Commission Audit


Love what you do!! Work is an opportunity to make life better for those around you and life is about amazing opportunities. I have a passion for Facilities and Real Estate including Joint Commission readiness, space management, leading teams, process improvements, project management, engineering, sustainability, wayfinding, master planning, facility condition assessments, change management, and making work FUN!!

Derek is an accomplished facilities and real estate leader with 20+ years of leading teams to always exceed past goals. He is an innovator in programming, planning, design and construction techniques representing the owner. Derek Watson stands at the forefront of Facilities and Real estate spending the past 13 years focusing on leading Planning, Design, & Construction teams. A calculated risk-taker with deep pediatric healthcare knowledge, Watson has championed multiple hundred million dollar strategic planning efforts at different institutions. Throughout his 23-year career in development and construction, Watson has built a reputation for leading and developing individuals while pushing the envelope for creative solutions.

He works well in a fast paced and changing healthcare environment exceeding customer service expectations while challenging the norm. I have implemented multiple software systems supporting the Facility and Real Estate mission along with creative methods to procurement. The diversity in his career is unique to many organizations including real estate development, CON support, Joint Commission readiness, in-souring and outsourcing, property management, real estate transactions and portfolios, small and large project management, staffing, partnering, space inventory, acquiring assets, commissioning, and energy management.Watson holds a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering 

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