The Technology Leaders of the Year awards were announced at a luncheon on April 30 at Jungle Island. The awards competition highlights innovation and success in South Florida's technology industry. Hundreds of nominees were submitted in five categories.
Alex has worked tirelessly to promote the use of health information technology to improve the lives of South Floridians, particularly the most vulnerable, said Health Choice Network President and CEO Kevin Kearns. He is also an inspirational leader for our 65-member team of IT professionals, guiding them to great achievements in recent years.
Health Choice Network is a national model of successful collaboration of community health centers. By sharing common business, technology and administrative services, Health Choice Network participants increase efficiencies, decrease costs and provide better and more accessible patient care. HCN has partnered with the Health Foundation of South Florida to lead the South Florida Health Information Regional Extension Center, a recently awarded grant to promote the adoption of electronic health records to 1,500 health care professionals in Miami Dade, Broward and Monroe Counties.