Director, Facilities Support Services, Parkland Health & Hospital System
Mr. Wood serves as the Director, Facilities Support Services for Parkland Health & Hospital System (PHHS). He is responsible for Engineering Services, Clinical Engineering, Sustainability, Environment of Care and Life Safety Compliance. In this role, he has direct oversight of 5.1 million square feet of healthcare occupied space including the acute care hospital and several outpatient facilities throughout Dallas County. In addition, for the past eight years, he served as a bridge between the current operations team and the Parkland Hospital design team to ensure operational input in an excellent design, build, and transition for the New Parkland campus replacement project.
Prior to joining Parkland, Mr. Wood served as the Director of Engineering for University of Oklahoma (OU) Medical Center and served as a Director Consultant for various other health systems across the nation. Mr. Wood has extensive regulatory and facility operational management experience and has worked in a variety healthcare settings for the past twenty-three years.
Mr. Wood is a Certified Healthcare Facility Manager (CHFM), Certified Healthcare Safety Professional (CHSP) and Certified Healthcare Emergency Professional (CHEP).
Parkland Health & Hospital System in Dallas, Texas opened the doors to its new 2.5 million square feet campus in 2015. Three of the system’s buildings were awarded LEED Gold certification, with an additional LEED building in progress. Energy efficient features were a priority in the project, yet the buildings continued to increase energy usage […]