John Whitington

Chief Information Officer
South Country Health Alliance
John has served in the healthcare industry for over two decades. His notable accomplishments include leading the design and implementation of multiple healthcare data warehouse and clinical analytics programs, managing the applied technologies for a 130-provider multi-specialty clinic, and orchestrating and promoting eHealth informatics-savvy technology teams for Aspen Medical Group, Medical Associates Clinic and Health Plans, and South Country. John also dedicates time to contributing to the State of Minnesota's eHealth Initiatives, bringing creative technologies to apply within the healthcare market. As a key member of the senior management team which worked with the Minnesota Department of Health on the long term viability of South Country Health Alliances, John has a solid understanding of Minnesota's statutes, consent, and compliance topics, as a result of his work with state and federal regulators. John was appointed to the Minnesota e-health advisory board in July of 2015. John became a member of the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) in June of 2015.