Seth Goldman, MD


Seth Goldman is an Associate Clinical Professor at the University of California, San Francisco. He also serves as the Informatics Director for Technology Integration and Digital Health for the Office of Health Informatics for the San Francisco Department of Public Health (SFDPH). As a board certified, technology-focused Medical Informaticist, he focuses on the integration of established and emerging information technologies with clinical practice. His current work brings smart devices into modern clinical communication and workflows to improve patient care in the acute, ambulatory and long term care settings. He also oversees Clinical Decision Support in Epic and Enterprise Communication and Collaboration initiatives for the SFDPH.

He provides direct patient care and consultation as a hospitalist at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital in the Division of Hospital Medicine. His clinical interests include working with the under-served and improving clinical communication.
2011 - Internal Medicine Residency, University of California, San Diego
MD, 2008 - Medical School, Stony Brook University Medical Center School of Medicine
BA, 2003 - Biology, University of Chicago
Honors and Awards
  • Clinical Informatics Board Certification, American Board of Preventative Medicine, 2017
  • Performance/Quality Improvement Award, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, 2017
  • San Francisco Health Commission SFGH Employee Recognition Award: CPOE Implementation team, City and County of San Francisco Health Commission, 2012
  • Gold Foundation Humanism Honors Society, Stony Brook School of Medicine, 2008
  • Deans List, Stony Brook School of Medicine, 2004
  • General Honors upon graduation, University of Chicago, 2003
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    JAMIA open

    Sadasivaiah S, Shaffer E, Enanoria W, Su G, Goldman S, Scarafia J, Lee T, Yu A, Goldman LE, Ratanawongsa N. Informatics response to address the COVID-19 pandemic in a safety net healthcare system. JAMIA open 2021. PMID: 34504999

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    Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety

    Rosendale N, Fishman A, Goldman S, Pardo S, Scarborough A, Bennett A. Systematic Collection of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in a Public Health System: The San Francisco Health Network SO/GI Systems-Change Initiative. Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety 2020. PMID: 32800697

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    JAMA internal medicine

    Rosendale N, Goldman S, Ortiz GM, Haber LA. Acute Clinical Care for Transgender Patients: A Review. JAMA internal medicine 2018. PMID: 30178031

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    BMJ open quality

    Sadasivaiah S, Smith DE, Goldman S, Ratanawongsa N. Improving best possible medication history with vulnerable patients at an urban safety net academic hospital using pharmacy technicians. BMJ open quality 2017. PMID: 29450283