Donald Godbold, MD, MS, MBA

Executive Vice President, EmCare West Division
Donald Godbold, MD, MS, MBA

Dr. Don Godbold is Board-certified in emergency medicine and has been in practice for more than 25 years. He completed his residency training at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois and has worked clinically in a variety of settings including urban/inner city and rural community hospitals as well as tertiary care centers.

Administratively, Godbold has been the emergency department medical director and department chairman at both large and moderate volume community hospitals as well as academic, tertiary care centers. He was a regional medical director with EmCare from 2005 until 2014 when he became a part of executive leadership in the West Division. Godbold sets high expectations with a leadership style that is hands-on and direct.

Godbold is married with three children. He currently lives in the Central Valley in Merced, California and has strong ties to the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Area.