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Larry Barlow, Vice President Mid West Region, has more than 40 years of experience in the healthcare field, most of which has been devoted to helping organizations achieve and maintain compliance with The Joint Commission standards, Life Safety Code, and federal, state, and local requirements. Larry has extensive experience in Life Safety, Utility Management, Equipment Management and Safety. Larry has performed countless Life Safety Assessments, Fire Safety Evaluation Surveys, TJC Clarifications, and state and local remediations. Larry is a nationally recognized speaker, and his presentations are considered “down to earth” and user friendly.
Lori joins our team as Senior Accreditation & Compliance Specialist, and has come to TSIG with extensive experience in healthcare engineering, NFPA code compliance, construction plan reviews, surveys for Fire Safety, Life Safety, the development of equivalencies, and in building/commissioning fire suppression systems. Lori possesses over 25 years of experience and has provided consultation to healthcare providers on Fire Safety Programs & Plan Reviews, managed programs for AutoCAD, created traditional equivalencies as well as fire safety evaluation system equivalencies, managed building maintenance programs and prepared hundreds of Statement of Conditions.
Dr. Wagner has vast experience in quality healthcare compliance gained from serving as a Research Scientist and Health Administrator at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Senior Scientist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and Vice President, Education, Research and Development with Safety Management Services, Inc. His wide-ranging knowledge of The Joint Commission and DNV compliance requirements has been acquired from over 30 years of healthcare consulting and has been applied during the survey preparedness and inspection process for organizations nationwide.
Over his career, Dr. Wagner has given numerous presentations at national meetings, including the American Society of Healthcare Engineers (ASHE), Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC), and Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE). He has also published articles in national journals and provided programs as state organizations on a variety of subjects.
Dr. Wagner is a graduate of Emory University (BS, Physics), Georgia Institute of Technology (MS, Physics & Nuclear Engineering), and The Johns Hopkins University (ScD, Environmental Health), He retired from the US Public Health Service (US-PHS) where he served at both NIH in Bethesda, MD and CDC in Atlanta, GA. He holds certifications as a Certified Hospital Safety Professional (CHSP), Certified Hospital Emergency Professional (CHEP), and Certified Hazard Control Manager (CHCM).
Currently, Dr. Wagner is the Chairman of the Board for the APIC Consulting Service and has served as the Chairperson for the APIC Emergency Preparedness Committee. He is also a member of the ASHE, AHE, APIC, and National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA).
Mr. Aberbach has over 17 years of experience in the CAD, CMMS and CAFM industry. Prior to joining TSIG as the Director for CAD & CAFM Integration, he has been with an international company developing marketing and implementing CAFM and Facility Management solutions worldwide.
Over the years Mr. Aberbach has overseen various implementation projects in versatile organizations and locations such as Airports, Hospitals, Universities and other complex campuses such as Army bases. Mr. Aberbach has performed a wide range of duties. Just to mention a few; CAD and CMMS implementer, project manager, head of Training and Support department and lately managing pre & post sale activities worldwide. The sites implemented are located in Europe, Israel, Far East and USA. Mr. Aberbach studied Computer Science at Tel Aviv University, Israel.
Director of Sales & Marketing for Healthcare Accreditation, CAD/CAFM, and web based solutions. Mr. Phillips brings a broad range of healthcare industry experience, managing an array of market penetration strategies via direct sales, education, strategic partnerships, content management, and internet marketing. He most recently served as National Director of Business Development & Marketing for a small accreditation consulting firm and has held regional and national business development positions for a CMMS solution provider and served as a national leader in medical equipment lifecycle solutions.