Sr. Environment of Care Consultant, MedPro Group
Ralph (Bud) Miller, a senior risk services consultant, brings nearly 20 years of healthcare experience to Princeton Insurance/MedPro Group. He’s responsible for conducting facility surveys. Previously, Bud served in several roles in a multihospital healthcare system in southern New Jersey, including safety officer, project manager, hospital facility manager, and assistant regulatory manager. As assistant regulatory manager, he assisted in the development of the system’s environment of care rounding tool that is currently being used by MedPro. As the chair of the system’s fire/life safety committee, he was directly responsible for the development and implementation of the system’s fire and life safety plans, life safety drawings, and fire response program and training. He also managed the assessment and enforcement of the system’s infection control risk assessment/interim life safety measures (ICRA/ILSM) permits.
Bud successfully completed the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) 30-Hour General Industry Workplace Safety program, the OSHA and Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 40-Hour Asbestos Worker program, and the ECRI risk assessment for healthcare construction. He also completed several high-level incident management classes, adapted them for local use, and presented them to his coworkers at the healthcare system where he was formerly employed. He also had served on the township emergency management committee while working for that healthcare system as the healthcare liaison.
Bud obtained an associate’s degree from Delaware Tech in fire protection engineering. He also holds numerous health and safety certifications. He is the captain/training captain for his local fire department and serves as team leader of his county’s technical rescue taskforce. He also is a member of the National Fire Protection Association.