Dr. Ashley Busuttil is a hospitalist physician and the Associate Section Chief of Hospital Medicine at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica. She is also Executive Medical Director of Inpatient Services for the Department of Medicine, and Medical Director of Clinical Operations for UCLA Health.
In these various roles, Dr. Busuttil oversees clinical operations for inpatient medicine services and optimizes all aspects of patient flow through UCLA Health. As the Director of Quality Improvement for Hospital Medicine, she is interested in improving transitions of care from the inpatient to outpatient setting; optimizing patient flow management; and improving the patient experience.
Dr. Busuttil received her medical degree from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, graduating with Alpha Omega Alpha Honors. She then continued at UCLA for her internal medicine residency and chief residency, and afterward joined UCLA faculty with specialty in hospital medicine.
In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Busuttil is an associate clinical professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, where she is actively involved in medical student and resident trainee education.