Jitendra Barmecha

SBH Health System
Dr. Jitendra Barmecha is the Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President of Information Technology, Health Care Data & Analytics and Clinical Engineering at SBH Health System, Bronx, NY. He leads IT infrastructure & Analytics Strategy for Population Health Management for SBH health system as one of the lead Provider Performing System (PPS) - DSRIP in the Bronx. His team is involved in upgrading the systems technical infrastructure; ensuring clinical information systems and patient monitoring devices are well integrated into the electronic health records for the future. As a chair of the clinical committee, he provides clinical leadership to the Bronx Regional Health Information Exchange (RHIO) & Bronx Regional Informatics Center. Dr. Barmecha serves on the healthcare advisory panel for SalesForce, Health Connect Partners and the American College of Physicians (Physician Payment reform). He is a fellow of American College of Physician, Senior Fellow of Hospital Medicine and Fellow of New York Academy of Medicine. While continuing his passion for bedside patient care as a hospitalist, he enjoys teaching clinical staff and routinely provides lectures on health care management, technology innovation and policy.