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Attending Physician, Division of Hospital Medicine

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics



Board Certified

My Biography & Research


Michael Vossmeyer, MD, has participated in the development of the hospitalist program at Cincinnati Children's. He was instrumental in developing and spreading family-centered rounding at Cincinnati Children's and has made numerous invited presentations on the subject. He was co-designer of the Pediatric Early Warning System and collaborated in its implementation and dissemination. Currently he is working to increase collaboration between community physicians who admit and care for their patients and the hospitalist faculty.

Clinical Interests

Patient and family centered care

Academic Affiliation

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Hospital Medicine, Hospital Medicine

My Education

MD: University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 1979.

Residency: Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 1982.

Certification: Pediatrics, 1987.

My Publications

Increasing PCP and Hospital Medicine Physician Verbal Communication During Hospital Admissions. Zackoff, MW; Graham, C; Warrick, D; Pulda, K; Gosdin, C; Simpson, B; Marischen, J; Bunch, P; Vossmeyer, M; Mussman, GM. Hospital Pediatrics. 2018; 8:220-226.

Using Quality Improvement to Introduce and Standardize the National Early Warning Score (NEWS) for Adult Inpatients at a Children's Hospital. Conway-Habes, EE; Herbst, BF; Herbst, LA; Kinnear, B; Timmons, K; Horewitz, D; Falgout, R; O'Toole, JK; Vossmeyer, M. Hospital Pediatrics. 2017; 7:hpeds.2016-163.

Improving the reliability of verbal communication between primary care physicians and pediatric hospitalists at hospital discharge. Mussman, GM; Vossmeyer, MT; Brady, PW; Warrick, DM; Simmons, JM; White, CM. Journal of hospital medicine (Online). 2015; 10:574-580.