The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 has put health care organizations under pressure to adopt electronic medical record systems (EHR) by 2014...
Author - Daniel Barchi
Daniel Barchi is Chief Information officer of the $1.4 B Carilion Clinic. He has led integration of Carilion Clinic’s seven hospitals and 110 physician practices though implementation of a unified $67 M electronic medical record and is also responsible for technology at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine. Daniel was formerly Director of Technology and Engineering for WorldCom, Inc. where he managed global data center strategy and two subsidiary companies.
Earlier, Daniel was MCI's Director of Global Project Management responsible for international product deployment. Daniel began his career as a U.S. Naval officer and served at sea in cruisers. During his service, he was awarded the Navy Commendation Medal, the Southeast Asia Service Medal for service in the Red Sea, and the NATO Service Medal for operations in the Balkans. Daniel holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Annapolis, the U.S. Naval Academy, and a Master of Engineering Management degree from Old Dominion University. He is active on several corporate and community service boards.