Quality, Cost and Safety Committee

Purpose

The Quality, Cost, and Safety Committee provides guidance, direction and otherwise conduct projects concerning all HIMSS projects, policies improving the performance of healthcare delivery by covering quality, safety and financial dimensions through the application of healthcare information technology.

Committee Members

Jill Bradford RN, BSN

Jill Bradford Shuemaker, RN, CPHIMS
Senior Quality Informaticist
Performance Improvement
Virginia Commonwealth University Health System

Chair

 
 

Zahid Butt
CEO
Medisolv, Inc.

Vice-Chair

 
 

Susan Abookire
Senior Physician Executive
Quality and Safety, Harvard Medical School

 
 

John Marc Alban, CPHIMS, MS, RN
Associate Director, Quality Measurement & Informatics
The Joint Commission

 
Sam Antonios, FACP, FHM, MD

Sam Antonios, FACP, FHM, MD
CMIO
VCH

 
 

Itara Barnes
Healthcare Data and Analytics
KPMG

 
 

Daniel Blum
Consultant
Blum Consulting Group

 
 

Trish Gallagher
Director Clinical Informatics
Carilion Clinic

 
 

Sharon Giarrizzo-Wilson, MS, RN-BC
RN Educator
Loyola University, Chicago

 
Vitaly Herasevich, MD, PhD, MSc, FCCM

Vitaly Herasevich, MD, PhD, MSc, FCCM
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Critical Care
Mayo

 
Madhuri Kudrimoti, FHIMSS, MS

Madhuri Kudrimoti, FHIMSS, MS
Director - Clinical Informatics
Froedtert Health

 
Joe Kunisch PhD, RN-BC, CPHQ

Joe Kunisch PhD, RN-BC, CPHQ
Enterprise Director of Clinical Quality Informatics- Regulatory Performance
Memorial Hermann Hospital System
Quality Patient Safety & Infection Control

 
 

Risa C Rahm, CPHIMS, PharmD
Director, Medication Management Clinical Informaticist
HCA Healthcare

 
 

Wendy Sale
Quality and Performance Improvement
VCU Health System

 
 

Corey Zeigler
Chief Information Officer
Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Org