Ed Marx, senior vice president and CIO at Texas Health Resources in Arlington, has been named the CHIME-HIMSS 2013 John E. Gall, Jr. CIO of the Year. Gall pioneered electronic health records at El Camino Hospital in California in the 1960s.

The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society annually select a recipient that has made significant contributions to their organization and have demonstrated leadership through effective use of technology. All 14 hospitals within Texas Health Resources are at Stages 6 or 7 on the HIMSS Analytics’ scale of EHR adoption. The delivery system in 2013 received a 2013 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award for excellence in use of health information technology, particularly EHRs.

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