STEPS to Value Podcast

Episode #16: How the Davies Award Drives Value at Your Organization


Since 1994, the HIMSS Nicholas E. Davies Award of Excellence has recognized outstanding achievement of organizations who have utilized health information technology to substantially improve patient outcomes while achieving return on investment.  But in addition to the award, the process of applying for the Davies award yielded great internal insights about the organizations applying. 

In This Episode

Hear from the following 2015 Davies Award winners:

Centura Health, a health system that provides accessible and affordable healthcare in Colorado and western Kansas, who was recently named a 2015 Davies Award winner.  Joining us are Louise Schottstaedt, MD, MBA, Chief Medical Information Officer, Steve Milligan, MD, Medical Director, Accountable Care, Will McConnell, PhD, MBA, MS VP Operations and Outreach Strategy and Tamra Lavengood, RN, BSN, MSN, Clinical Performance Coordinator.

HealthNet, Inc., Indiana’s largest federally qualified health center.  We hear from Lauren Borgmann, Clinical Information Systems/EMR Program Manager  & Carlos Guevara, BA, MEd, EMR Clinical Analyst

Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences (Ontario Shores),  a public hospital providing a range of specialized assessment and treatment services to those living with complex and serious mental illness.  Joining us is Sanaz Riahi, BScN, MSN, Director, Professional Practice, Clinical Information & Interim Admin Director, Adolescent Services.

The Wright Center, a patient-centered medical home  & cutting-edge medical residency training for primary care physicians in Northeastern Pennsylvania.   Hear from Jignesh Sheth, MD, Senior Vice President of Mission Accountability & Courtney Dempsey, BS, Clinical Innovation Specialist.

Find more information about the Nicholas E. Davies Award of Excellence here.