David Walters, D.O., MHSA, is Botsford Hospital’s vice president and chief clinical officer. Walters’ responsibilities include oversight of the Botsford Clinic System, the graduate medical education programs, continuing medical education programs, the medical staff and the credentialing process. He directs all of the hospital’s quality assessment, quality improvement and safety programs.
On staff at Botsford since 1991, Walters served as chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine and medical director of the Emergency Department for more than seven years.
He earned his medical degree from the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and his master’s degree in health services administration from the University of Michigan School of Public Health.
Walters is board certified in emergency medicine by the American Board of Emergency Medicine and the American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians and the American College of Emergency Physicians.
Walters serves as the vice chair on the American Osteopathic Association Council on Postgraduate Training and has been appointed by Governor Rick Snyder to the Michigan Board of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery. Throughout his career, Walters has had a special interest in teaching medical students and residents, and for the last several years, has led medical missions for residents and students to Guatemala.