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Denise Atwood, RN, BSS, JD
Vice President of Hospital Operations
Maricopa Medical Center

Denise Atwood is a registered nurse and licensed attorney specializing in healthcare law and hospital administration.  She has been a registered nurse (for almost 20 years) and an attorney (for 3 years).  She has also been a Freelance Research Contributor for Aspen Publishers, Inc., a Wolters Kluwer business, since 2000.

Ms. Atwood is currently the Vice President of Hospital Operations at Maricopa Medical Center, Maricopa Integrated Health System in Phoenix, Arizona.  She enjoys working as a change agent to develop collaborative relationships and teams across an organization.

Ms. Atwood has experience in compliance, physician contracting, risk and quality improvement.  Since 1999, she has been self-employed as a medical-legal consultant.  Recent publication by Ms. Atwood can be found in Nursing Management, MGMA’s Connexion, HCCA’s Compliance Today and JONA’s Healthcare Law, Ethics and Regulation.

Community volunteer activities include acting as a Commissioner for the Strategic Planning Advisory Commission, Town of Fountain Hills and former Board Member for the American Foundation for Cardiomyopathy.

Ms. Atwood received her Associate Degree in Nursing from Moorpark College, her Bachelors degree in Healthcare Administration from Ohio University and her Juris Doctor degree from Phoenix School of Law. Ms. Atwood is admitted to practice law in Arizona and licensed to practice nursing in Arizona and California.

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