Theodore Passineau, JD, HRM, RPLU, CPHRM, FASHRM

Theodore Passineau JD, HRM, RPLU, CPHRM, FASHRM

Senior Patient Safety and Risk Consultant

Theodore (Ted) has worked in the field of medical professional liability since 1987. His professional achievements include experience as a medical malpractice defense attorney, risk management consultant, director of risk management, and director of continuing medical education for both doctor-owned and commercial professional liability insurers.

Ted has provided instruction to thousands of healthcare providers across the United States and internationally and has written extensively on various professional liability topics.

In addition to his academic credentials, Ted has been trained in healthcare mediation and conflict resolution by the Harvard School of Public Health, and clinician–patient communication by the Institute for Healthcare Communication.

His affiliations include Adjunct Professor of Medical Law at the Thomas M. Cooley Law School, advisory panel member for a physician litigation stress website, and former board member of the
Tri-County Medical Control Authority.