David Joyce MD, MBA is a Principal and Director of Education  of ES4P, a healthcare education company.  In an affiliation with Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Dr. Joyce has led the development of a web based distance learning platform that displays an array of Johns Hopkins Business of Medicine endorsed and certified CME courses.  He has also applied the technology to patient education and healthcare technology training.

Prior to joining ES4P,  Dr. Joyce earned his MD degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine.  He subsequently went on to residency training at Walter Reed Medical Center in OB/GYN as part of the U.S. Army Medical Corps.  He served at Ft. Hood, Texas, as part of the 1st Cavalry Division, delivering care to military members, their families, and retirees.  He received his board certification while on active duty from ABOG.  He earned a Meritorious Service Award from his unit for creation and implementation of a quality assurance program.  Upon Honorable Discharge from the Army he practiced as a solo practitioner followed by single specialty small group practice during which he performed in a leadership capacity.

Dr. Joyce earned an MBA degree in Health Services from Johns Hopkins University and took those skills full time to give back to healthcare providers who lack the business knowledge and skills needed to perform at a high level in today’s medicine.  He and his team are dedicated to providing MBA level business knowledge to every practitioner, up to date patient education to every patient, and training to every user of technology that benefits patient’s health.  Dr. Joyce married his medical school sweetheart, presently a Radiation Oncologist in practice, and has 3 children, one of which is currently enrolled at Georgetown School of Medicine.    

 

Education:

2006 – 2008     Masters Business Administration – Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School – Business of Medicine, Baltimore, Md.

1978 – 1982     Doctor of Medicine

                        Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C.

1976 – 1978    M.S Biology., Teaching Assistantship Boston College, Boston, Ma.

1972 – 1976     Bachelor of Science, Biology Fairfield University, Fairfield, Ct.

Postdoctoral Training

1988                Board Certified FACOG

1983 – 1986     Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency, Captain U.S. Army Medical Corps

                        Walter Reed Army Medical Center

1982 – 1983     Obstetrics and Gynecology Internship, Captain U.S. Army Medical Corps

                        Walter Reed Army Medical Center

Professional Experience

2009 –Present Essential Seminars for Physicians LLC. A Physician Education Company

                        Director Education

1997 – 2006     Retired from professional life

                       Distance Learning Course Designer and Instructor, University of New England

                        Lecturer Women’s Studies University of Maryland

                        University of Maryland, College Park, Md.

                        Anne Arundel Community College – Adjunct faculty; Biology Department

1993 – 1997     Physician Partner, Annapolis Obstetrics and Gynecology Pa.

1989 – 1993     Solo practice Obstetrics and Gynecology 

                                    Darnell Army Hospital, Ft. Hood, Tx.

1986 – 1989     Major, Army Medical Corps, 1st Cavalry Division

                        Darnell Army Hospital, Ft. Hood, Tx.

                        Associate Professor Obstetrics and Gynecology, Texas A&M Medical School

                        Director Quality Assurance Program

                        Meritorious Service Award for Quality Assurance Program

                        Honorable Discharge from the U.S. Army 1989

Publications and Health Care Business Consulting Projects

2020  Medication Management; Truth and Consequences  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2019  Human Cell and Tissue Product Physician Education  ES4P Online

2019  Human Cell and Tissue Product patient Education  ES4P Online

2019  Johns Hopkins Value Based Care Boot Camp  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2019  Johns Hopkins Healthcare Finance Boot Camp  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2019  Johns Hopkins Business of Medicine Certificate Program Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2019  Value Based Care: Find the Value  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME 

2019  Medicare Advance care Planning  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2018  Medicare Chronic Care Management  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2017  Sleep Apnea Awareness, Education, Risk Assessment  Online ES4P Learning

2017  Total Hip Replacement Patient Education  Online Learning ES4P

2017  Total Knee Replacement Patient Education  Online Learning ES4P

2017  MACRA  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2017  ICD-10  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2016  Business of Leadership  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2016  Leading Improvement  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2016  Finance Tools of Healthcare Leaders  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2016  Quality Leadership for Physicians  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2015  Affordable Care Act and Patient Centered Homes  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2015  Business Planning for ACOs  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2015  Negotiation for Physicians  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2015  Strategy Planning and Decision Making  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2014  Finance of Healthcare Business Planning  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2014  Short Cycle Practice Improvement (PDSA)  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2014  Clinical Practice Improvement  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2014  Capital: Knowledge About Money in Healthcare  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2014  Healthcare Reimbursement and Employment Contracts  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2014    Healthcare Budgets  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2014    Healthcare Financial Communication  Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2011    Improving the Financial Health of a Practice, Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2011    Physician Reimbursement and Practice Opportunity Evaluation, Johns Hopkins Medicine CME

2011    The Health Care Customer, Essential Seminars for Physicians

2008    Comprehensive Marketing Plan for Baby Boomers, Erickson Living, Carey Business School Johns Hopkins University

2008    Negotiating With Large Health Systems, Carey Business School, Johns Hopkins University

2007   Management Review Black and Decker Corp., Carey Business School, Johns Hopkins University

2007    Comprehensive Marketing Plan, Radiation Oncology Dept., Anne Arundel Health System           

2006    Health Savings Account and Consumer Directed Health Care, Carey Business School, Johns Hopkins University

2006    Pain Reduction in Cancer Patients, Process Improvement.  Anne Arundel Health System