Title: Chief Strategy Officer and SVP
Years in HIT: 30
Previous Positions: CIO and VP, Executive Director, University of Missouri Healthcare and the Tiger Institute for Health Innovation; Various positions and VP, Product Development, Cerner.
Significant Achievements: Burns led the Tiger Institute from a HIMSS Analytics EMR Adoption Level 3 to a Level 7 within three years. Her team at Missouri Healthcare was honored with the Missouri Quality Award as well as a “Most Connected Hospital” by U.S. News and World Report.
Impact on HIT: Burns serves on the Management Board for SNOMED, the clinical decision committee for the First Hand Foundation.