Innovation Committee

Purpose

To identify emerging technologies and / or processes that positively impact healthcare by improving the care experience, individual and population health, and reducing costs.

Committee Members

Rasu Shrestha

Rasu Shrestha, MD, MBA
Chief Innovation Officer / Executive Vice President
UPMC & UPMC Enterprises

Chair

 
Jacob M Reider

Jacob M Reider, MD
Chief Health Information Officer
RS Partners

Vice-Chair

 
Karla Arzola, BS, MHI

Karla Arzola, BS, MHI
Senior Director Campus Technology
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso

 
Dave Bo Bove

Dave “Bo” Bove, MBA
Business Development Project Manager
Umpqua Health Alliance

 
Regina Cole, CPHIMS, DNP, FHIMSS, NEA-BC, RN-BC

Regina Cole, CPHIMS, DNP, FHIMSS, NEA-BC, RN-BC
Director of Clinical Informatics
Trident Medical Center

 
Chuck Czarnik

Chuck Czarnik, M.S., CHDA
VP, Strategic Planning
Brookdale Senior Living

 

 
Denise L. Fletcher, PMP

Denise L. Fletcher, PMP
Chief Innovation Officer
eZassi

 
Scott Gaines, CPHIMS

Scott Gaines, CPHIMS
SVP & General Manager, Provider Solutions
CoverMyMeds

 
LTC Peter Huynh, CHCIO, PMP

LTC Peter Huynh, CHCIO, CPHIMS, PMP
Chief Information Officer
Brooke Army Medical Center

 
Paul Murphy

Paul Murphy
Principal, Strategic IT
ECG Management Consultants

 
Robert Napoli, CHCIO, CPHIMS, MSIT

Robert Napoli, CHCIO, CPHIMS, MSIT
Chief Information Officer
Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest & Hawaii

 
Ryne Natzke

Ryne Natzke
Partner
HealthX Ventures

 

Contact:

Ian E. Hoffberg
Applied Innovation Manager, Healthcare Information Systems
(703) 562-8808
ihoffberg@himss.org