John P. Kansky, MSE, MBA, is the President and CEO of the Indiana Health Information Exchange. During his 11 years at IHIE, John has held roles in Strategy and Planning, Product Management, and Business Development. Prior to joining IHIE, John’s career included experience as a Healthcare IT Consultant with Health Evolutions, CIO of the Health and Hospital Corporation of Marion County (Indiana), Director of Clinical Engineering at the Indiana University Medical Center, and biomedical engineering researcher at the University of Washington School of Medicine. He is a co-inventor on three U.S. patents for diagnostic imaging technology.
John was appointed in August 2017 by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to serve a two-year term on the Health Information Technology Advisory Committee (HITAC), which was established under the 21st Century Cures Act to provide policy recommendations to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC).
John has spoken nationally on health information exchange (HIE) and healthcare IT. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of:
• The Regenstrief Institute
• Strategic HIE Collaborative (SHIEC)
• The Sequoia Project
John is the current Chair of the Coordinating Committee of the eHealth Exchange and has served as the Vice Chair of the HIMSS North America board. He is also an adjunct professor at Indiana University in the school of Public Health. He holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, an MS in Bio-Engineering from the University of Washington, and an MBA from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.
John Kansky, MBA, CPHIMS, FHIMSS is presenting at: