David Lewis, MSW has been working in the Mental Health field for 20 years. Having obtained his Master’s Degree in Social Work from UNCW in 2007, he worked as a therapist and freelance consultant for agencies seeking their CQL accreditation.
He joins Veritas after 3 years as a Clinical Risk Manager for Duke University Health where he oversaw 3 hospitals in the Raleigh-Durham area. Prior to that, he spent 4 years as the Director of Quality, Compliance, and Risk for a 112-bed psychiatric hospital back in his hometown of Wilmington, NC where he laid the groundwork for the hospital to obtain the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award and was responsible for Joint Commission Accreditation.
David is not only passionate about working with individuals with various Mental Health Disorders, but he also has a particular interest in Quality and Performance Improvement as it relates to service delivery and the daily operations of a hospital.