C. Ty Walker, CCP, CPBMT

C. Ty Walker, CCP, CPBMT

Ty Walker has been a pioneer and vocal advocate for blood management for the last 20 years. Ty has shared his research and ideas with the perfusion community at countless meetings throughout his career in perfusion. Recently, Ty’s institution (St. Francis Hospital, Columbus, GA) has received a PHA Quality and Patient Safety Award and the ITC Award for Patient Safety & Quality, directly as a result of Ty’s involvement is spearheading a blood management program. Ty currently works for Perfusion.com, Inc. in the role of Blood Management Director.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS & ACHIEVEMENTS
  • St. Francis Quality and Safety Storyboard Award, 2011
  • Blood Management, 1st Place, Georgia Hospital Association’s PHA Patient Safety Summit, 2011
  • AmSECT Award of Excellence Nominee, 2010
  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) National Forum, 2010
  • Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, Committee Mbr, Baptist Hospital, 2004
  • International Board of Blood Management 2009/Present
  • American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion, 1976-Present
  • AABB Assessor, 2004/2006
  • CV Service Line, St. Francis, 2011-Present
  • Blood Management, St. Francis, 2010-Present
  • President of Florida Perfusion Society, 2005-2007