Gregory Maynard, M.D., M.S., M.H.M.

Gregory A. Maynard, M.D., M.S., M.H.M.


Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine


  • Chief Quality Officer, UC Davis Medical Center
  • Health Sciences Clinical Professor


Gregory A. Maynard is not currently accepting new patients. For assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).

UC Davis Medical Center

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

Additional Phone Numbers

Phone: 916-734-1166
Fax: 916-734-3234

Philosophy of Care

I strive to provide compassionate and professional care in the inpatient setting, along with other members of the healthcare team, partnering with the patient and their family. 

Clinical Interests

Dr. Maynard's clinical interests are in quality improvement and safety of healthcare systems. 

Research/Academic Interests

My research interests parallel my clinical and operational improvement interests; improving the quality, safety, and efficiency of patient care with research like rigor and innovative methods. I have extensive experience in DVT prevention, inpatient glycemic control, prevention of adverse drug events, and transitions of care. 




M.D., University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria IL 1983

M.S., Biostatistics and Clinical Research Design, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI 1993

B.S., Western Illinois University, Macomb IL 1979

Internship: Internal Medicine, Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center /Carl Hayden VA, Phoenix AZ 1983-1984


Internal Medicine, Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center /Carl Hayden VA, Phoenix AZ 1984-1986


Chief Resident-Internal Medicine, Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center /Carl Hayden VA, Phoenix AZ 1986-1987

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine,

Professional Memberships

American College of Physicians

American Medical Association

National Blood Clot Alliance

Society of Hospital Medicine

Honors and Awards

Healthcare-Associated VTE Prevention Challenge Champion, CDC, 2016

Master in Hospital Medicine, Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM), 2016

2011 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award for SHM, from TJC / CMS, 2012

Venous Research Award for Implementation of Best Practices, Venous Disease Coalition, 2009

National Team Improvement Award, Society of Hospital Medicine, 2008

ACP Hospitalist Top Hospitalist Award, American College of Physicians, 2008

Select Recent Publications

Maynard G. Preventing hospital-associated venous thromboembolism: a guide for effective quality improvement, 2nd ed. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; October 2015. AHRQ Publication No. 16-001-EF. 

Maynard G, Berg K, Kulasa K, O’Malley C, Rogers KM. The Glycemic Control Implementation Guide: Improving Glycemic Control, Preventing Hypoglycemia, and Optimizing Care of the Inpatient with Hyperglycemia and Diabetes. Second Edition. 2015

Maynard G, Kulasa K, Ramos P, Childers D, Clay B, Sebasky M, Fink E, Field A, Renvall M, Juang PS, Choe C, Pearson D, Serences B, Lohnes S. Impact of a Hypoglycemia Reduction Bundle and a Systems Approach to Inpatient Glycemic Management. Endocr Pract. 2015;21(4):355-367.

Li J, Hinami K, Hansen L, Maynard G, Budnitz T, Williams MV. Physician Mentored Implementation: A Promising Quality Improvement Model for Health Care Change. Academic Medicine. 2015. Mar;90(3):303-10. 

Maynard G, Schnipper JL, Messler J, Ramos P, Kulasa K, Nolan A, Rogers K. Design and Implementation of a Web-Based Reporting and Benchmarking Center for Inpatient Glucometrics. J Diabetes Science Tech 2014: published online May 12, 2014.

Hofflich HL, Oh DK, Choe CH, Clay B, Tibble C, Kulasa KM, Shah PK, Fink E, Girard P, Schwartz AK, Maynard G. Improving the Evaluation, Management, and Follow-up of Osteoporosis in Hip Fracture Patients. Joint Commission J Qual and Patient Safety. 2014:40(5):228-235.

Khanna R, Maynard G, Sadeghi B, Hensley L, Medvedev S, Danielsen B, White RH. Incidence of Hospital-Acquired Venous Thromboembolic Events in Medical Patients Hospitalized in Academic Medical Centers. J Hosp Med. 2014; 9(4):221-5. 

Maynard G, Humber D, Jenkins I. Multidisciplinary Initiative to Improve Inpatient Anticoagulation and Management of Venous Thromboembolism. Am J Hosp Pharm. 2014;71(4):305-310.

Hansen LO, Greenwald JL, Budnitz T, Howell E, Halasyamani L, Maynard G, Vidyarthi A, Coleman EA, Williams MV. Project BOOST: Effectiveness of a Multihospital Effort to Reduce Rehospitalization. J Hosp Med. 2013; 8(8): 421-427.

Umpierrez GE, Hellman R, Korytkowski MT, Kosibrod M, Maynard GA, Montori VM, Seley JJ, Van den Berghe G. Management of Hyperglycemia in Hospitalized Patients in the Non-critical Care Setting: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline. J Clin Endocrinol Metabol. 2012; 97(1):16-38.