Robert Frieden, Vice President and Chief Information Officer leads Genesis Health System’s Information Services Division. Robert has responsibility for all Information Technology, Telecommunications and Health Information Management areas of the health system. Robert was recruited to Genesis Health System in 2001 with the responsibility of implementing an Information Technology Vision that has led to Genesis Health System’s recognition as a “Most Wired Healthcare Organization” the past thirteen years. Robert has a total of 25 years experience in Information Technology including 20+ years in healthcare. Among his significant previous positions, Robert served as Regional Chief Information Officer of Doctor’s Community Health Care, Vice President of Information Technology of Arkansas Children’s Hospital, and Director of Information Services of Loris Community Hospital. Robert Frieden holds a BA degree in MIS. He is a member of CHiME, HIMSS, and ACHE.