Chief Medical Officer, Intellicure, Inc.

 

Dr. Fife completed a Family Medicine residency at the University of Texas, Southwestern in Dallas followed by a two year Fellowship in Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine at Duke University. From 1990 to 2013 she was on the faculty of the University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, achieving the rank of Professor and initiating the Memorial Hermann Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine and the Lymphedema Center. She is now a Professor of Geriatrics at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, and the Medical Director of the CHI St. Luke’s Wound Care Clinic in The Woodlands, Texas. She has been a Certified Wound Specialist since 1998. She is co-editor of the books Wound Care Practice, and Women and Pressure: Diving and Flying and is the Chief Medical Officer of “Intellicure, Inc” which provides electronic medical records to wound and hyperbaric centers. She is the Executive Director of the U.S. Wound Registry, a non-profit organization recognized by CMS as a qualified clinical data registry for the development of wound care specific quality measures ,and which helps wound care practitioners meet the requirements of the new physician payment system called the Merit Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS).