About Doug

Doug is a leading national expert in translating health care information technologies into operational improvements. His expertise includes EMR benefits planning, outcomes management systems, performance management systems, product value analysis, and risk-adjusted metrics. He has worked with over 200 leading hospitals, including several Davies Award winners, and numerous vendors including Microsoft, Cardinal Health, McKesson, and GE Health Care.

Doug is the former chair of the HIMSS Clinical Systems Benefits Task Force and a frequent speaker at industry events. His health care research has been published in numerous industry journals. Doug earned a bachelor’s degree in business from Brigham Young University, and an MBA in marketing from Columbia University Business School.

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