Audrius Polikaitis, PhD

Chief Information Officer
University of Illinois Hospital
Audrius Polikaitis, PhD is the Chief Information Office at the University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences Systems (UI Health). He completed his graduate studies in engineering at the Illinois Institute of Technology with a research focus on implantable cardiac devices. Prior to joining UI Health Dr. Polikaitis worked in the corporate research labs of a Fortune 50 technology corporation as well as for a major healthcare information systems vendor. In his current role Dr. Polikaitis is responsible for all applications, systems, analytics, and infrastructure that support the patient care, business and financial operations of the UI Health enterprise. He also has management responsibility for the clinical engineering function. In his role Dr. Polikaitis is providing critical leadership in UI Health’s initiative to deploy a new integrated clinical and revenue cycle systems infrastructure and new associated workflows and processes.