Edward Pollak MD

Anesthesiologist, Chief Quality Officer, Henry Ford

Dr. Pollak, a practicing anesthesiologist, is Chief Quality Officer for Henry Ford Hospital and Henry Ford Medical Group. Prior to his current role, Dr. Pollak served as the Patient Safety Officer and Medical Director at The Joint Commission. He has nearly two decades of experience in a variety of roles, including Patient Safety Officer at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan where he first worked with ISMP. His work focuses on patient and staff safety, measurable quality, risk, infection prevention, and accreditation. Dr. Pollak’s teams use data analytics and incident reporting to identify opportunities for systems solutions through staff led performance improvement.  

Edward Pollak