Healthcare Security Forum

December 7 - 8, 2020
| Digital Summit


Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Lifebridge Health

Tressa Springmann has been Chief Information Officer for Lifebridge Health since 2012.  Further she has had responsibility as Senior Vice President over HIM as well as the system’s Call Centers/Virtual Hospital in Maryland, the Philippines and Israel.  LifeBridge Health, a over $2.2B in revenue not for profit system, consists of Sinai Hospital, Northwest Hospital, Carroll Hospital, Grace Medical and Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, and its subsidiaries and affiliated units, With nearly 13,000 employees and a vast physician network, LifeBridge Health provides patients with a continuum of care as a partner for lifelong health with various joint ventures in Assisted Living, Subacute, Retail Pharmacy, Urgent Care, Fitness Centers, etc.   As one of the largest and most comprehensive providers of health-related services to the people of Maryland, LifeBridge Health has the technology, skills and expertise of an academic system with the warmth and personal attention of a community continuum of care.  
Tressa is Chairman of the Technology Committee for CRISP, Maryland’s State Health Information Exchange (HIE), has led their national network committee and a member of the Premier Member Technology Committee (MTIC).  She is proud of Lifebridge 2019 ‘Most Wired’ status.  Recent industry recognition includes Becker’s 2019 Top Women CIO, 2019 HIMSS Top Twenty, 2020, HIMSS 2020 Six Females to know in Healthcare IT and Beckers Top 100 CIOs.
She is also currently on The Healthcare Management Program Advisory Board for Towson University and is an adjunct professor at Mount St Mary’s University previously teaching Healthcare Information Technology as part of their Masters in Healthcare Administration (MHA) program.