Steve Meigs

Contributing Faculty
College of Management and Human Potential
Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA)

Stephen L. Meigs received his doctorate in health administration from the University of Phoenix in January 2015. He is a contributing faculty member in the Walden University Master of Healthcare Administration (Competency Based) program. Dr. Meigs also serves as a chair/committee member in the Doctor of Healthcare Administration program. Professionally, Dr. Meigs has extensive experience in healthcare operations and held several executive leadership/ management positions. He has worked as an independent consultant guiding organizations through strategic planning, leadership development, and organizational leadership evaluation initiatives. His research and publication focus has been the adoption of electronic health record technology in office-based physician practices. Dr. Meigs is board-certified in healthcare administration and is a Life Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives.

Courses Taught

HE 005 - Key Drivers of Change

OM 001 - Patient safety and Quality of Services

OM 002 - Organizational Compliance and Regulatory Mandates

OM 003 - Patient Experience and Culturally Sensitive, Patient-Centered Care

OM 004 - Improving Patient Safety and Quality Services

OM 008 - Health Information Technology

OM 011 - Protecting Patient data

HR 006 - Leadership, Systems Thinking, and Change Management

FM 010 - Strategic Planning


BA, The Citadel

MA, Webster University

DHA, University of Phoenix

Awards / Honors

Commitment to Excellence Award Ð US Air Force, Med, , 2001

Senior Healthcare Executive of the Year (West), , 2000

Federal Excellence in Healthcare Leadership Award, , 2003

Colonel Stephen L. Meigs Top Graduate Award , , 2014