Susan E. White
Resurrection Health Care
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Bradley Howard, M.D. Appointed Chief Medical Informatics Officer (CMIO) for Resurrection Health Care
Chicago, Ill. (April 6, 2011) – Bradley Howard, M.D., has been appointed a Senior Vice President and Resurrection Health Care’s first-ever Chief Medical Informatics Officer (CMIO), effective April 4, 2011.
Dr. Howard will lead Resurrection’s implementation of an electronic health record (EHR) through Epic and will direct the organization’s clinical computing.
Most recently, Dr. Howard was the CMIO of Bon Secour’s Greenville, South Carolina region, where he was responsible for the preparation and implementation of Epic’s EHR and the development of strategies related to clinical content development, training and physician engagement. Prior to becoming CMIO, he was the System’s Emergency Room Medical Director and led quality improvement, growth and workforce enhancement projects.
Dr. Howard is a graduate of Emory University and the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. He is a board certified emergency medicine physician and is completing a master’s program in Biomedical Informatics at Oregon State University.
About Resurrection Health Care:
Resurrection Health Care is a nationally ranked leader in quality care. Our family of health care services provides advanced medical care and exceptional customer service with compassion and hope. Our hospitals, nursing homes, retirement communities, home health services, behavioral health programs and numerous outpatient services are conveniently located in many Chicagoland neighborhoods. Resurrection Health Care is a not-for-profit Catholic organization sponsored by the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth and the Sisters of the Resurrection.