Michael Owens

Infrastructure Architect

QHR Health

Michael (Mike) is an IT professional with over 25 years of experience, including 10 years focused on healthcare IT solutions. His experience spans a large number of technologies and solutions that support hospital operations and the many associated service lines.

Areas of Expertise

  • Hospital IT Operations and strategy
  • IT Architecture planning and strategy
  • IT Planning and Implementation for new hospital builds
  • IT Governance and Information Security
  • IT components of Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures

Previous Experience

  • Upper Peninsula Health System (A LifePoint Health hospital system)
    Market CIO
  • LifePoint Health
    Sr. Director of Enterprise Architecture
  • British Telecom (BT)
    Principal Consultant

Education

  • Bachelor of Science (IT Management)
    Western Governor’s University

Professional Associations

  • College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME)

Certifications

  • CHIME CIO