Innovative and Transformational in transitioning healthcare to a digital industry. CloudFirst, MobileFirst, and PatientFirst are just a few approaches within information services, data analytics, and system strategy guiding digital transformation, consumer capture, innovative products and services, and calculated risk investments with artificial intelligence and machine learning through a data-driven, evidence-based approach. As a leader in the industry, I have advocated on Capitol Hill and discussed the future with legislative and executive branch leaders to create standards and new norms for health information technology.
Named the 2015 John E. Gall, Jr. CIO of the Year by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives and HIMSS as a national leader for our consumer approach, digital transformation, analytics and leading position in innovation. Learning and collaborating across industries, was named the 2017 Leadership Award for CharlotteCIO. Under my leadership, Carolinas HealthCare System has earned the “Most Wired” designation for 14 consecutive years and in 2016 and 2017, received the “Most Wired Advanced” distinction.