Kirstin Myers This Week in Health IT

Kristin Myers

Kristin Myers is the Senior Vice President in Information Technology at the Mount Sinai Health System.  For the last 15 years, Kristin has led the transformation of the Epic clinical and revenue cycle implementations.  Under Kristin’s leadership, Mount Sinai was awarded the prestigious HIMSS 2012 Enterprise Davies Award of Excellence for its electronic record implementation.  Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West received HIMSS Stage 7.  Kristin, an active member of the Corporate Diversity Council, also leads the Women In IT team, which meets regularly to educate and advocate on gender parity. Prior to joining Mount Sinai, Kristin was a management consultant at Cap Gemini Ernst and Young.  She also worked for Cerner Corporation in Australia as an interface architect.

  • Kristin received a Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Information Technology from The Queensland University of Technology, Australia.  She holds an Executive Masters of Public Health from Columbia University and an Executive CISO certification from Carnegie Mellon.  Kristin has been designated a Fellow of the Health Information and Management System Society (FHIMSS), and has received certifications in Program Management (PgMP), Project Management (PMP, Prince 2), AIM Change Management, and is a Certified Professional in Health Information and Management Systems (CPHIMS).
  • Kristin also has been recognized also by IT Health Data Management, “Most powerful women in Healthcare” in 2019 and by Becker’s Hospital Review “Women to watch in healthcare” – Becker’s Hospital Review – 2020,2019,2018