Dr. Rosemary Ventura has been appointed Chief Nursing Informatics Officer for New York-Presbyterian where she is responsible for leveraging technology and analytics to improve nursing practices and patient care. She will oversee and evaluate administrative and clinical software, electronic medical records, communication tools, mobile applications and all other technologies that support nursing workflow, efficiency and patient safety.
Dr. Ventura brings more than 12 years of information technology experience to New York-Presbyterian. For the past four years she has served as the director of nursing informatics at New York-Presbyterian. Prior to that, she served as director of IT Clinical Services at Health Quest — the largest family of integrated nonprofit hospitals and healthcare professionals in the Hudson Valley area. In that role, she led a team responsible for clinical applications used by 3,000 employees across multiple operational departments, three facilities and a 30-office physician practice group. Prior to Health Quest, she was assistant director of Inpatient Clinical Systems at NYU Langone Medical Center.
Dr. Ventura earned a Bachelor of Science in nursing and a Master of Arts in nursing informatics from New York University. She earned a Doctorate of Nursing Practice at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. She is certified in nursing informatics by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.