Join Judy Murphy, RN, FACMI, FHIMSS, FAAN, Deputy National Coordinator for Programs and Policy at the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) under the Department of Health and Human Services in Washington, D.C. She coordinates federal efforts to assist health care providers and organizations in adopting health information technology to improve care. She also works to promote consumers’ greater understanding and use of health information technology for their own health.
She has a long-standing reputation of patient advocacy and maintaining a “patient centric” point of view, and approaches her work with unyielding energy as well as passion and commitment to the healthcare transformation enabled by technology.
Murphy has served on the American Medical Informatics Association board of directors, and the HIMSS board of directors. She is a fellow in the American Academy of Nursing, the American College of Medical Informatics and HIMSS.
She is an advisory member of the HIMSS Nursing Informatics Committee, which was founded in 2003 in response to the increased recognition of the role of the informatics nurse professional in healthcare information and management systems.
She is also a HIMSS Nurse Informatics e-Mentor.