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Holly M. Romero, MD

Holly M. Romero, MD

Pediatrics-Inpatient, Hospital Medicine

On staff since October 2008

Children's Title: Section Chief, Medical Hospitalists

Academic Title: Clinical Associate Professor

Holly Romero, MD, is a Clinical Assistant Professor and hospitalist in the Division of Hospital Medicine. She has been the Section Chief for the Medical Hospitalist section since April of 2011.

Dr. Romero earned her medical degree at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and completed her residency at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford. Dr. Romero is board certified through the American Board of Pediatrics and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the AAP Section on Hospital Medicine.

Dr. Romero spends the majority of her clinical time on the Medical Hospitalist service, but also enjoys attending on the resident teaching services. In her non-clinical time she participates in quality improvement as the owner of the neonatal jaundice and fluid management clinical standard work (CSW) pathways. She serves as the physician champion for the Clinical Documentation Integrity Program and is engaged in institutional ICD-10 preparedness efforts as part of this role. Dr. Romero is involved in patient safety initiatives as a long-standing member of the hospital's rapid response committee and has contributed to the Recognized Illness Severity in Kids (RISK) project.

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Pediatrics

Medical/Professional School

George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington

Residency

Pediatrics, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford
, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford

Awards and Honors

Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society The George Washington University School of Medicine 2005
Alec Horwitz First-year Scholar Award Awarded to the first-year medical student(s) with the highest overall academic achievement The George Washington University School of Medicine May 2002
Summa Cum Laude Santa Clara University June 1998
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society Santa Clara University 1997

Presentations

Presentations Title Event Location Date
Complicated Pediatric Cases Providence Regional Medical Center Emergency Services Conference Tulalip Resort, Marysville, WA May 14, 2010