Northwell Well being is proud to announce that Kristin Myers has joined the well being system as its first-ever govt vice chairman and chief digital officer. Ms. Myers shall be main and reworking Northwell’s digital companies to enhance affected person care.
Myers involves Northwell from Mount Sinai Well being System, the place she served as govt vice chairman, chief digital and knowledge officer, and dean for digital and knowledge expertise. She has in depth expertise driving organizational change, adopting cutting-edge applied sciences, enabling digital transformation, modernizing and streamlining the expertise panorama, and far more.
“I’m so excited to be becoming a member of the workforce at Northwell Well being,” Kristen Myers stated. “The deal with sufferers at Northwell, and the well being system’s dedication to expertise and innovation, actually make it stand out. We’re going to make use of expertise to enhance the expertise and alter the way in which care is delivered to our sufferers.”
Throughout her profession, Ms. Myers has earned many accolades for her work, together with recognition by Crain’s New York Enterprise’ 2023 Notable Well being Care Leaders, Becker’s Hospital Evaluate’s Hospital and Well being System CIOs to Know 2023, Becker’s Hospital Evaluate’s 35 Hospital and Well being System Chief Digital Officers to Know 2023, and as a nominee of the 2022 New York CIO of the 12 months ORBIE Awards. She holds an Govt Grasp of Public Well being from Columbia College and an Govt Chief Data Safety Officer certification from Carnegie Mellon.
Joseph Moscola, PA-C, MBA Northwell’s EVP for Enterprise Providers Notes:
“We’re thrilled to be including Kristin to our management workforce as we proceed on our digital transformation journey. Her expertise, management, and imaginative and prescient will speed up our well being and concord journey for our clients and our Northwell workforce members.”
Because the chief digital officer, Ms. Myers shall be driving Northwell’s digital transformation. The well being system shall be utilizing expertise to alter the way in which the affected person expertise is designed and in addition to streamline techniques that workforce members use each day.
As a part of the well being system’s ongoing digital transformation, Northwell introduced that it chosen Epic, the industry-leading digital well being file (EHR) to make sure a extra seamless affected person expertise, together with one affected person file throughout all Northwell venues of care. Northwell can be using Google Cloud to uncover information insights to create a extra personalised affected person expertise.