Ronnie E. Mathews Jr., MD (Eddie)
Hospitalist, Assistant Professor
UABH Care Management and Documentation Quality Officer
619 19th Street South, P915
Birmingham, AL 35294
Eddie Mathews is originally from Baton Rouge, LA where he received his BS and MD from Louisiana State University. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at UAB in 2006 and joined on with the UAB Hospitalist Service where he continues to practice.
As a hospitalist he is very active in various roles throughout the hospital including Medical Director for the hospitalist inpatient floor from 2007-2010, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee member 2009-present, and Utilization Review Committee member 2007-present.
Starting in 2010 he was appointed Care Management and Documentation Quality Officer where he serves as the physician representative in the Department of Care Management and now also serves as the Chair of the Utilization Review Committee.
In 2008 he began attending in the inpatient Palliative Care Unit. This initially started out as ‘helping out’ but has developed into something he greatly enjoys.
When he is not at work he enjoys spending time with his wife, Beth, and their 3 kids.
Society of Hospitalist Medicine
American College of Physicians