Mark Branning

Program Manager
San Diego Health Connect
Mark Branning MBA, CPHIMS, SrHIMSS Get unstuck. Mark has spent over 35 years in the healthcare information systems industry and is a consultant specializing in patient engagement, health information exchange (HIE), interoperability, clinical design, and product positioning. He has been an independent consultant for the last 9 years. His specialty is getting his customers unstuck and achieving real results on their clinical collaboration initiatives. Recent engagements include: leading Scripps Health with their enterprise HIE initiative and assisting with their patient engagement initiative; San Diego Health Connect, the community HIE, working in various capacities such as leading the EMS project which connects paramedics with EDs; developing and teaching the HIE Master’s Course for National University; and developing strategies for a HIT startup. Mark is on the Executive Board of the Health Record Banking Alliance and a member of the San Diego Chamber of Commerce’s Healthcare Committee. He was a member of the 12-person HIMSS Connected Patient steering committee from July 2012 to June 2014 and has been a HIMSS educational-paper reviewer for both HIE and personal health. Prior to starting his consulting firm, Mark had a successful 20-year tenure with IDX/GE including: clinical product launches, spearheading transformational large-scale implementations at Sharp HealthCare and UCSF/Stanford; significantly improving customer satisfaction; and development of interoperability solutions. Mark’s healthcare IT career began as the user liaison for Dr. Larry Weed’s PROMIS – a pioneering EMR.
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