Organization: Dignity Health
Years in HIT: NA
Previous Positions: SVP and CIO, Vanguard Health System; CIO, Maricopa Integrated Health Systems; Director of Applications, St. Vincent’s Hospital.
Significant Achievements: At Maricopa Integrated Health System, Wise in-sourced the IT department while cutting costs and increasing customer satisfaction. At Dignity Health, her largest achievement has been developing the strategy and roadmap for implementing the Cerner EHR across the system.
Impact on HIT: She’s led the push to implement Cerner at Dignity’s 40 facilities; the vast majority have reached Stage 6 of HIMSS Analytics’ model of EHR adoption. The project is expected to be completed soon.