Organization: StarBridge Advisors
Years in HIT: 35
Previous Positions: Interim CIO, University Hospitals in Cleveland; CIO, University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers; CIO, Brigham and Women’s/Faulkner Hospital; Senior Manager, Healthcare IT Practice, Ernst & Young.
Significant Achievements: Schade has leveraged new technology in healthcare with lean principles to improve care delivery and efficiency. She also advanced the use of electronic health records in her roles as CIO of various organizations.
Impact on HIT: Schade is an active member of both CHIME and HIMSS. She writes a weekly blog and is a frequent speaker committed to developing the next generation of HIT leaders.