Title: Associate CIO
Organization: The Cleveland Clinic
Years in HIT: 20
Previous Positions: Senior Assistant Vice President for electronic medical record implementation and support, NYC Health + Hospitals; Director of Implementation and Project Management Office, Acute Care Product Manager, Senior Project Manager, Senior Applications Analyst and Pharmacy Technician, all at Sutter Health, Sacramento, Calif.
Significant Achievements: Saechow led a successful Epic EHR implementation at Sutter Health.
Impact on HIT: Saechow came into the high-profile job at NYC Health + Hospitals after years of EHR challenges at the health system.
She changed the culture to prioritize workflow over technology and to foster teamwork and collaboration.