Award Category - HIMSS-AMDIS Physician Executive: Susan J. Kressly has led and engaged in national discussions that advance health IT for the pediatric population, clinicians, and practice teams. Her commitment to pushing the envelope and advancing standards is evidenced in her volunteer work with the ONC, HIMSS, Pediatric EHR Certification Program and as cofounder of SHIFT. Whenever asked to volunteer her expertise on initiatives that impact patient care, Sue enthusiastically represents the physician voice.
Award Category - HIMSS-AMDIS Physician Executive: As Senior Vice President and Chief Health Informatics Officer for Novant Health, Dr. Lozovatsky leads a Clinical Informatics team across a large integrated health system. She is passionate about optimizing the use of technology to improve patient outcomes, lower the cost of health care, enhance clinician wellness, and advance the patient experience. Dr. Lozovatsky is also a pediatric hospitalist and continues to practice medicine.
Award Category - HIMSS-AMDIS Physician Executive: Dr. Dicker works at the intersection of clinical care, data science, digital health and drug development. His work resulted in the establishment of parameters for quality assurance, robotic technologies, novel preclinical models and therapeutic clinical trials, and FDA/CMS approval of a genomic classifier for management of prostate cancer. He created a medical school initiative in Digital Health and Data Science, to improve the lives of patients and train the next generation of healthcare professionals.
Award Category - HIMSS-AMDIS Physician Executive: In my career I have experienced health IT from all angles: EHR vendors, health system CMIO, health insurance analytics, academic population health informatics, and public health IT (volunteer). My current focus is interoperability and data exchange at an HIE. HIMSS is our industry home, the platform that brings these organizations together. I served on the HIMSS Physician and Interoperability committees. HIMSS represents organizational and professional leadership for health information technology as critical infrastructure for healthcare.
Award Category - HIMSS-AMDIS Physician Executive: Informatics is a team sport. The underlying technology is difficult. And yet, technology is only 20% of the effort needed to change practice. The rest is socio-political savvy. Our work ranges from sprint teams to reduce EHR burden, to information sharing with patients: turbocharging the patient-physician partnership, to AI predictions and Centaur teams to reduce sepsis deaths. We improve physician and team wellness and effectiveness by building extraordinary relationships and innovative tools. Ukulele also helps.