Jay H. Dritz, MD

Attending Neonatologist, Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology

Academic Affiliations

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-4830

Email jay.dritz@cchmc.org

Quality improvement and electronic medical record optimization

Dr. Dritz’s quality improvement work has included participation in the Ohio Perinatal Quality Collaborative Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) project, the Perinatal Quality Improvement Collaborative, and the Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC) Task Force.

At Southview Medical Center in Dayton, he is currently the medical director of the nursery and chair of the Department of Pediatrics. Projects there include: improving Safe Sleep practices, increasing breast feeding rates, and streamlining the process of newborn transitions.

MD: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 2001.

Residency: Pediatrics, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, MO, 2001-2004.

Fellowship: Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, MO, 2004-2007.

Certification: Pediatrics, 2004; Neonatology, 2008.