Advisory Board

The Advisory Board provides consultation to NC HIEA on the advancement and operation of NC HealthConnex. The next upcoming meeting is on September 30, 2020. Meetings are open to the public. For in-person or WebEx attendance, please RSVP to Kellie McDonald at kellie.mcdonald@nc.gov.
 

Advisory Board Members

 

Appointed by the N.C. General Assembly

 

Dr. Jeffrey M. Ferranti, Chairman

Chief Information Officer, Duke Medicine

Representative of Health Systems or Integrated Delivery Networks

 

Timothy N. Ferreira

Director of Quality and Compliance, Autism Society of North Carolina

Patient Representative

 

Dr. Harriett Burns

Physician, Piedmont Health Services

Representative of Federally Qualified Health Centers

 

Carolyn D. Spence
Chief Information Officer, Alexander Youth Network

Representative of Behavioral Health Providers

 

Dr. Donald Spencer

Chief Medical Informatics Officer, UNC Health System

Individual with Technical Expertise in Health Information Technology

 

Dr. William G. Way

Director of Diagnostic Imaging Radiologist, Wake Radiology

Representative of Licensed Physicians

 

Donette Herring

Chief Information Officer, Vidant Health

Representative of Critical Access Hospitals

 

 

Ex-Officio Members

 

Acting Secretary Thomas Parrish

North Carolina Department of Information Technology

 

Secretary Mandy Cohen

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

 

John Correllus

GDAC Director, Chief Data Officer, North Carolina Department of Information Technology

 

Dee Jones

Executive Director, North Carolina State Health Plan

 

 

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