AEHIA Board & Leadership in 2019

Released December 4, 2018


Nicole Kerkenbush, AEHIA Board Chair-Elect, and Director of Membership Zach Donisch, highlight changes to the AEHIA board in 2019, and say goodbye to long-serving members of the board!

AEHIA Awards Members At 2018 Fall Summit

Released December 4, 2018


Col. Rich Wilson, AEHIA Board Member and head of the AEHIA Awards Committee, congratulates our AEHIA Award Winners in 2018, presented at the 2018 AEHIA Fall Summit in San Diego, CA.

Healthcare IT Disaster Preparedness

Released December 4, 2018


John Mason, SVP of Strategic Operations of The HCI Group, shares his thoughts on how hospital CIOs can make sure that they are prepared for an unexpected disaster. John has more than three decades of leadership experience and is the former CIO of Hill County Memorial in Fredericksburg, Texas and former CIO of St. David’s Healthcare in Austin, Texas.

AEHIA 2018 – A Year in Review

Released December 4, 2018


Director of Membership Zach Donisch walks through AEHIAs success in 2018, and outlines new programs taking place in 2019.

Applications Leaders from Allina Health, Ascension to Serve on AEHIA Board

Released December 3, 2018


ANN ARBOR, MI, Dec. 3, 2018 – Sheri Ribeiro, vice president of enterprise applications at Allina Health, and Stacy Rasmussen, director of the Ascension Florida Strategic Account Management (SAM) team, have been elected to the board of the Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Applications (AEHIA). They will assume their posts on Jan. 1, 2019. Ribeiro… read more

Guthrie’s Clinical EMR Team Wins Application Excellence Award from AEHIA

Released November 13, 2018


ANN ARBOR, MI, Nov. 13, 2018 – The Clinical EMR Team at Guthrie took a multipronged approach to update their enhancement delivery process. The strategy won them greater adoption and collaboration with providers, nurses and patients – and the Application Team Excellence Award from the Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Applications (AEHIA). The award was… read more

WellSpan Health CTO Mick Murphy Receives AEHIA’s 2018 Innovator Award

Released November 13, 2018


ANN ARBOR, MI, Nov. 12, 2018 – The Association for Executives in Healthcare Information Applications (AEHIA) named Michael “Mick” Murphy the 2018 AEHIA Innovator of the Year on Nov. 1 during AEHIA’s Fall Summit in San Diego. The award recognizes a member of AEHIA who has demonstrated creativity and innovation using IT to advance healthcare…. read more

Board Elections

Released October 4, 2018


Serving on a board is a unique experience that allows you to network and connect with members and key decision makers throughout an organization. As we begin the last quarter of 2018, it’s time to choose new board members to help guide AEHIA forward. Members are encouraged to submit nominations for the 2019 AEHIA Board…. read more

Healthcare IT Helping Rural Health

Released September 4, 2018


Rural health care organizations face a unique set of challenges as they operate in an unstable environment year to year. It is all too common for these hospitals to lose funding annually and still face the expectation of meeting new demands or exceed previous performance with less resources. 

ONC’s Don Rucker, Other IT Leaders to Discuss Interoperability at Advocacy Summit

Released September 4, 2018


With changes to the program formerly known as Meaningful Use (and now is Promoting Interoperability) and declared goals of the administration to improve the free flow of health information, understanding interoperability policies will become increasingly important for hospitals and health systems. These changes will require that senior IT applications leaders are well versed in proposed and existing regulations.