Jim Rost, MD, is the Chief Medical Officer of Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital. A neonatologist and pediatrician, Dr. Rost has served on the medical staff of both Washington Adventist Hospital and Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center for 20 years. During this time, he has demonstrated knowledge, passion, and success in providing care for patients and the community. Dr. Rost is highly regarded for his commitment to patient safety and quality care. For the past 10 years, he has served as medical director of Quality and Patient Safety at Shady Grove Medical Center. In addition, he has served as medical director of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) since 2010. Dr. Rost is also active with the Maryland Patient Safety Center and is presently chair of the Board of Governors.