Eng Hessa Alabbad

Vision and Digital Transformation Director, National Health Information Center, Saudi Health Council

Vision and Digital transformation director in National health information Center, 18 years experience in health informatics Successfully completed and involved in 50+ projects in the last 18 years with a dollar value of 150 M USD in the field of Healthcare IT. Managed more than 15 national projects. Understand the core competencies in health informatics field i.e. SQL , UNIX, Oracle, SharePoint, HL7,DICOM, Network, IHE, Data migration, interface integration, business operation and product management. Developed a change management strategy based on a situational awareness of the details of the change and the groups being impacted by the change. Applied Technical and Health Standards such as: Open EHR, JCI, CBAHI, HIPPA, etc. Applied Different Health National Libraries such as: ICD10, SNOMED, CPT4, FDB, etc. Implement the IHE standard in multiple Saudi ehealth platforms. Participated actively in the Saudi National e-health Program. Now I am responsible for NPHIES project which is a Saudi eHealth exchange project.