St. Luke’s University Health Network has retained Kirby Partners to identify, qualify and present individuals for their Chief Information Officer Position.


Organization Overview

St. Luke’s University Health Network is a non-profit and nationally recognized network that provides services at over 200 sites within the Pennsylvania area. As the region’s second largest employer with over 9,500 employees consisting of almost 1,200 board certified physicians who represent more than 90 specialties, St. Luke’s delivers a variety of care options. St. Luke’s is committed to continuing its tradition of providing quality care services for residents of Eastern Pennsylvania and has broken ground for what will become the seventh hospital in the network.


Chief Medical Information Officer Position Highlights

The CMIO reports to the CIO. This position will work with ACOs, innovation, data analytics, and population health. The CMIO will need to remain “clinically relevant”. St. Luke’s has a very collaborative culture and to gain acceptance, the CMIO will need to practice a minimum of 20%. The CEO of St. Luke’s is a true leader in healthcare and not a follower of trends. The organization is trying to make all aspects of the business better. The CMIO will play a major role in the continued transformation. The organization is fast paced and has a strong culture of getting things accomplished. They are known for their quality. The organization is very supportive of its leadership and innovation. They are customer facing and are moving heavily into telehealth and wellness.  The Epic inpatient implementation was extremely successful and they expect no less for the outpatient implementation. They have sophisticated users and an academic nature. The CMIO will play a key role in the implementation of Epic outpatient system-wide. They are pursuing a clinically integrated network and the CMIO will be engaged with clinicians to ensure a smooth transition.