HEATHER L. NELSON, MHA, CHCIO

University of Chicago Medicine
Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, UChicago Medicine

Heather Nelson is currently serving as senior vice president and chief information officer for the University of Chicago Medicine IT division at University of Chicago Medicine. Her responsibilities include: supporting all information management systems (clinical, business, and administrative), clinical engineering, IT support services, the IT project management office, reporting, and analytics capabilities and technologies. She also serves privacy and IT security functions for University of Chicago Medicine. Nelson’s team is comprised of talented IT professionals that are dedicated to supporting patient care, care teams, and business processes throughout the health system and in the communities.