judymurphy90x130Judy Murphy, RN, FACMI, FHIMSS, FAAN
Chief Nursing Officer

IBM Global Healthcare

Judy Murphy is Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) for IBM Global Healthcare, where she helps put together health IT solutions for providers in order to improve health and health care, and lower costs. Prior to this, she was CNO/Director-Office of Clinical Quality & Safety, and Deputy National Coordinator for Programs and Policy at the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in Washington D.C. In these roles, she led federal efforts to assist health care providers in adopting health information technology to improve care and to promote consumers’ greater understanding and use of health information technology for their own health.

She came to ONC with more than 25 years of health informatics experience at Aurora Health Care in Wisconsin, an integrated delivery network with 15 hospitals, 120 ambulatory centers, and over 30,000 employees. As Vice President-EHR Applications, she led their EHR program since 1995, when Aurora was one of the early adopters of health IT. She has published and lectured nationally and internationally. She has served on the AMIA and HIMSS Board of Directors. She is a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing, the American College of Medical Informatics and HIMSS. She has received numerous awards, including the AMIA 2014 Don Eugene Detmer Award for Health Policy Contributions in Informatics, the HIMSS 2014 Federal Health IT Leadership Award, and the HIMSS 2006 Nursing Informatics Leadership Award.