-(ISC)2 certified Health care Information Security and Privacy Practitioner.
-15+ years of health care experience including IT leadership and compliance.
-10+ years design and development EHR software including all stages of the EHR software product lifecycle establishing coding conventions, best practices and support tools for medical application software products using ANSI standard M (MUMPS) and HL7 Healthcare application development.
-Bachelor of Science degree with Computer Science major.
Served on various councils including: IT Security, Disaster Recovery, Emergency Preparedness and Joint Commission steering committee.
-Conducted security risk analysis for critical access hospital, rural health provider, community health centers and small practices across Wyoming and Montana.
Consultant, Mountain-Pacific, Helena, MT
August 2011 to present
IT Manager of Customer Support, Altru Health System (AHS), Grand Forks, ND
March 2007 to July 2011
Senior Systems Analyst, Altru Health System, Grand Forks, ND
August 1998 – March 2007
1992-1997 Bachelor of Science Degree, Computer Science major - Minot State University, Minot, ND
1997-2001 AIX UNIX, Advanced Access for Developers, Mumps Source Programming, HL7 Development Certificates:
2007-2008 Manager/Supervisor Certificate - University of North Dakota
2007-2008 Leadership Class 2009 - Chamber of Commerce
2007-2009 Presentation Skills, Interaction Skills for Success, Building Patient Loyalty, Essentials of Leadership Certificates – AHS University
2009 National Incident Management Systems Certificate - Department of Homeland Security
2010-2011 Epic Clinical systems Certificate
2011 Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) boot camp, Meaningful Use Boot Camp, Leading Change, Building an Environment of Trust, Mastering Interaction Skills, Targeted Selection Certificates- AHS University.
2011 Certified in NextGen EHR and EPM healthcare information systems