Donna Ford, RN, BSN, is a clinical IT specialist at Landis Homes. She holds a bachelor's degree in nursing with a clinical informatics certificate. Her background includes discovery, workflow analysis and implementation of electronic nursing documentation within an acute care setting.
Currently, she is project co-lead for the full EMR lifecycle, which includes selecting a vendor, discovery and plan development; complete workflow analysis, building, testing, training, and go live of technology. Her responsibilities include improving the use and functionality of clinical technology, implementing performance enhancement strategies and optimization. She is also responsible for data submission as part of a PPN and ACO.
In addition, she leads the implementation of a pharmacy exchange and interoperability with Landis' referral partners, and handles all upgrades and communication with the organization for upgrades/change management for the Health information system.