Douglas Erickson, FASHE, CHFM, HFDP, CHC
CEO, Facility Guidelines Institute
Douglas Erickson provides expertise in health care facility planning, design, and construction with more than 44 years of industry experience, including as a health care facility manager, consultant, authority having jurisdiction, and the principal advocate representing the American Hospital Association (AHA)/American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE) membership on national codes, standards, and built environment committees. Douglas is CEO of the Facility Guidelines Institute (FGI), a not-for-profit organization responsible for producing the Guidelines for Design and Construction documents and whose mission is to produce consensus-based guidelines for health care and long-term care facilities. Douglas currently chairs the 2018 Guidelines revision process and was chair of the 2010, 2014, and vice-chair of the 1987, 1992/92, 1996/97, 2001. and 2006 editions.