Elaine Albert, MD, MHA

Elaine Albert, MD, MHA

Critical Care, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)

On staff since August 2008

Children's Title: Medical Director, Inpatient Access

Academic Title: Clinical Professor

  • Biography

    J. Elaine-Marie Albert, MD, MHA is the Clinical Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Units at Seattle Children's Hospital and Harborview Medical Center and a clinical professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Dr. Albert is also the Director of Patient Safety for the Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine.

    She completed her residency in Pediatrics at Madigan Army Medical Center and served as a general pediatrician in the Army for three years. Dr. Albert completed her fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at Seattle Childrens Hospital. Her clinical interests lie in the areas of patient safety, particularly the eradication of catheter acquired bloodstream infections, and quality improvement in the pediatric intensive care unit. She serves on a number of hospital-wide committees and chairs the ICU CA-BSI committee. In August 2010, Dr. Albert received her Masters in Healthcare Administration from the University of Washington.

  • Patient Testimonials

  • Awards and Honors

    Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Seattles Top Doctor 2016 Seattle Met Magazine 2016
  • Publications

    Other Publications

    • Simon TD, Hall M, Riva-Cambrin J, Albert JE, Jeffries HE, Lafleur B, Dean JM, Kestle JR
      Infection rates following initial cerebrospinal fluid shunt placement across pediatric hospitals in the United States. Clinical article.
      19645551 Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics, 2009 Aug. : 156-65
    • Bisiaux A, Thiounn N, Timsit MO, Eladaoui A, Chang HH, Mapes J, Mogenet A, Bresson JL, Prié D, Béchet S, Baron C, Sadorge C, Thomas S, Albert EB, Albert PS, Albert ML
      Molecular analyte profiling of the early events and tissue conditioning following intravesical bacillus calmette-guerin therapy in patients with superficial bladder cancer.
      19230924 The Journal of urology, 2009 April : 1571-80


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Medical/Professional School

University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, WA
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical School, Richmond, VA


Madigan Army Medical Center, Joint Base Lewis Mcchord, WA


Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA