Dr. Hill joined the faculty in 1998 as Assistant Chief of Service, after serving as Chief Resident. He co-founded the department’s Emergency-Acute Care Unit, where he still serves as Medical Director. In addition, he is the physician leader of the Department of Emergency Medicine''s ''Mid-Level Provider Group,'' consisting of Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants who work in all three of the department''s clinical venues. He became Clinical Director for the department in 2005 and was promoted to the new role of Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs for the department in 2012.
Dr. Hill is also actively involved in the areas of emergency department operations, delivery of service, patient satisfaction, risk management and quality improvement. He co-led restructuring of the department’s triage and patient assignment systems, resulting in reductions in walk-out and ambulance diversion rates, and dramatic improvements in the department’s patient satisfaction scores; for which the department received an institution wide award for Service Excellence. Dr. Hill also participates in the JH faculty mentoring program with three mentees; Dr. Kamna Balhara, Dr. Timothy Chang, Dr. Susan Peterson.