Josh Kohrumel

Josh Kohrumel

Job Title: Chief Data Officer

Company: Rady Children's Hospital

Health care technology leader with a broad background including leadership experience with applications, integration, information security, architecture, emerging technologies and infrastructure, as well as an educational background in Health Policy and Management. Very driven and devoted to leveraging technology and data to improve the quality of health care delivery by leading and contributing to operational excellence, high value process improvement efforts and implementations.

As Chief Data Officer, Josh is responsible for oversight of:
– Data Services (Database Administration, Reporting, Interfaces/Integration, Development and Web services)
– Business Applications (PeopleSoft, API, etc.)
– Information Security
– Project Services group (Information Management Division)
– Project Systems
– Testing Management
– Enterprise Architecture
– Emerging Technologies
– Financial Management (Information Management Division)

Significant initiatives include: Business Intelligence/Analytics, Mobile Health (mHealth) research and development, robotic telepresence, annual capital budget process improvement, contract management process improvement, emergency incident response process improvement, succession planning process improvement, intern program development, and electronic prescribing of controlled substances