AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Project Management
PMO Governance Setup
PMO Methodology Development
PMO Training
Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis Facilitation
HIPAA Security
IT System Implementation
IT Assessment
IT System Selection
IT Strategic Planning
Process Analysis & Redesign

SHANNON WILLIAMS

VICE PRESIDENT, BUSINESS SYSTEMS 
SWilliams@QHR.com | 479.879.7003

Shannon Williams is the leader of the Quorum Project Management Office. He has worked with the consultants to create many of the methodologies used in project management for the entire organization. His team gets engaged in any project that spans multiple consulting practices, or multiple hospital departments. He is also asked to help organizations setup project governance and structure in their organization, often teaches project management concepts to various types of organizations and lectures on project management as well. Shannon has worked on large projects with most major healthcare IT (HIT) vendors. He has installed hospital and clinic billing and electronic health record systems, lab, radiology, pharmacy, accounting and decision support systems. He has been engaged in many hospital construction projects; from renovation to complete replacement facilities. In addition to his consulting experience, Shannon has held the position of CIO of a multi-hospital enterprise, COO of an EMR startup, CEO of his own IT services business and IT Director of another multi-hospital enterprise. He often performs IT assessments to various size organizations and leads QHR’s HIPAA IT Security Assessments. He is considered an industry expert on HIPAA IT Security.

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE

EDUCATION

  • Healthcare Focused IT Consulting
    Company
    Owner/CEO
  • U.S. HealthRecord, Inc.
    President & Chief Operating Officer
  •  Northwest Health System
    CIO
  • Master of Business Administration
    Florida International University
  • BSBA, Computer Information Systems
    & Quantitative Analysis
    University of Arkansas

CERTIFICATIONS

ORGANIZATIONS

  • Project Management Professional
    (PMP)
  • Quorum Lean Healthcare Leader
  •  Project Management Institute
  •  Healthcare Information
    Management Systems Society
    (HIMSS)
  • HIMSS – Arkansas Chapter, Board of
    Directors
  • Cisco IP Telephony User's Group
    (CIPTUG)