Please join us as we hear from our region’s healthcare facilities on future development on their campuses. Our panelists include:
Our moderator will be asking each of them the following questions:
Derek Miller, Kootenai Health -- Derek is the Executive Director of Facilities and Support Services at Kootenai Health, in Coeur D’Alene Idaho, where he leads multiple teams, including Housekeeping, Engineering and Planning. Derek has managed over 146 million dollars of construction within the past five years, from coffee stands and business offices to Hybrid OR’s, pharmacies and entire surgery departments. During this time, Derek has facilitated a 24% increase in inpatient beds and shepherded Kootenai Health to becoming the third largest hospital in Idaho. Derek received his Masters of Business Administration from Ashford University in 2009. Prior to graduation, Derek served over 8 years in the United States Air Force as an instructor, and mechanic. His duty stations included Italy and Spokane. Today, Derek spends his time planning and executing hospital growth as well as participating in a community led, health care corridor plan, that is designed to ensure the vitality and complimentary usage of the area around the hospital.
More bios coming soon!