Ken Stackhouse

With over 30 years of experience in healthcare, Ken Stackhouse has been a Divisional Director of Clinical Services (DDCS) and an emergency department (ED) nurse practitioner for EmCare since 2007. Prior to joining EmCare, Ken worked as Director of Nurses in Patient Care and Emergency Services at Corpus Christi Medical Center in Texas and Director of EMS, EMS Education and Emergency Services at Baylor Regional Medical Center in Grapevine, Texas. He has also filled such roles as Director of Day Surgery/Endoscopy, Trauma Program Manager, Staff, Registered Nurse (RN) and Firefighter/Paramedic.

Ken holds an associate’s degree and a bachelor of science in nursing and masters’ degrees in business and nursing. He is dual trained and Board certified in family practice and as an emergency nurse practitioner. He has been a certified emergency nurse, trauma nurse, emergency medical technician and licensed paramedic and has held several other esteemed medical certifications. Ken works with the American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a content expert for the Emergency Nurse Practitioner Certification. 

Ken lives in Corpus Christi, Texas. He lives his motto, “Make it a great day!” by helping improve quality, efficiency and value for EmCare client hospitals.

Areas of Expertise:

• Lean for Healthcare • Emergency and Family Nurse Practitioner

• Emergency Medicine Nursing • Healthcare Leadership

• Healthcare Operations • Patient Experience

• Healthcare Process and Procedures • Nursing Leadership and Development

• Healthcare Staffing and Management


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