Chief Health Information Officer, Vice President, Population Health Informatics
Christiana Care Health System
Terri Steinberg, M.D., M.B.A. is the Chief Medical Information Officer at Christiana Care Health System, a large multi-entity healthcare organization in Delaware. She has lectured and consulted extensively on methods to ensure successful technology adoption by physicians and nurses, on the positive impact of technology on safe medication practice, and on the use of technology to drive Population Health management. As a clinician as well as a software developer, Dr. Steinberg has used her experience to guide the optimal implementation of clinical systems in a manner that is well-accepted by doctors and nurses.
Dr. Steinberg is actively involved in the Delaware Health Information Network, the first state-wide health information exchange, and serves as a member of the Board of Directors of that organization. Her experience includes a tenure at Siemens Medical Solution where she participated in the early development of the Soarian clinical suite of applications. She has consulted on technology matters for the Institute for Safe Medical Practice and has worked with many hospitals and healthcare organizations as they endeavor to implement advanced clinical systems.
Dr. Steinberg is a practicing Internist and Geriatrician who devotes time each week to home visits for housebound patients who would not otherwise be able to see a doctor. She holds a certification in Internal Medicine from the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and was among the first group of US physicians to achieve subspecialty certification in Clinical Informatics.
Dr. Steinberg completed her undergraduate studies at the Sophie Davis Center for Biomedical Education, a six-year accelerated medical program at the City College of New York. She earned her Medical Degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. She completed her Residency at the State University of New York School of Medicine at Stony Brook, and earned an MBA from Jones University.