Dr. David Danhauer was a practicing pediatrician and managing partner for 27 years prior to becoming the CMIO at Owensboro Health. As CMIO at Owensboro Health for the last 5 years he has overseen the implementation of an Enterprise EHR in the Ambulatory and Inpatient setting. He has helped in the design, building and Go-live of a new $500 million, 450 bed regional hospital. Working with administration and providers, he helped grow and support an Ambulatory group to 180 providers in 35 locations. As a member of the Clinical Advisory group for the KY HIE, he helped Owensboro Health and many other state institutions meet Meaningful Use stage 1 and 2 requirements. His membership on HIMSS North America Physician Committee, and as current Chairman, has given him national exposure to further the goals of patient engagement in health care, improved quality and safety, and improved physician satisfaction.