Mr. Hamilton is a Masters prepared Nurse Informaticsit with 17 years of experience in both in-patient nursing care and outpatient community health as well as nursing administration. As the Chief Informatics Officer, Andrew is responsible for developing clinical decision support and National Clinical Performance Measures into the organization’s EHRS and is leading the organization’s efforts related to developing HIT support for Meaningful Use, Patient Centered Medical Home, and Care Coordination. Recently, Andrew launched, designed, and led the development of an innovative Enterprise Data Warehouse program to support quality reporting, research, and care coordination. Prior to working for the Alliance, Andrew was a Pediatric Critical Care nurse and a member of a large academic hospital HIT team supporting the implementation of clinical information systems. He has also served as the Director of Patient Care Services for Howard Brown Health Center, a federally qualified look-a-like community health center. Andrew is the Past President of the Board of the Centricity Healthcare User Group (CHUG) and is also a member of several local, state, and national working groups related to HIT and performance measurement. In addition, he is as an adjunct faculty at Loyola University School of Nursing and the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Nursing. Andrew holds degrees as a BS in Nursing and MS in Nursing Business and Health Systems Administration with a focus on Nursing Informatics both from the University of Michigan School of Nursing.