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Cleveland Clinic
May 13-15, 2019 | Cleveland, OH

Nelita Iuppa

Associate Chief Nursing Officer
Cleveland Clinic

Nelita Iuppa, DNP, MS, BSN, NEA-BC, RN-BC, FHIMSS, is Cleveland Clinic’s associate chief nursing officer for informatics. Since 2004, Nelita has been a leading figure in the Office of Nursing Informatics, devising countless automated solutions for mobile computing, electronic nursing documentation, web design, interoperability of systems, data mining, wireless device solutions, business intelligence, clinical decision support and simulation.

A nationally recognized leader in nursing informatics, Nelita has served on several top-ranked nursing informatics committees, and as an adjunct professor at two local universities. She has authored and published journal articles, research studies and book chapters on various nursing informatics topics and has participated as an expert source for various media articles as well as a radio interview on the topic of career pathways for executives in nursing informatics. She is a fellow for the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and is board-certified in nursing informatics and as an advanced nurse executive.



Healthcare leaders at the forefront of the global patient experience movement will address which systems, tools and insights revolutionize the role of the patient and the caregiver. We’ll explore patient perspectives and clinical considerations to understand how empathy and innovation must be incorporated as integral pillars to deliver the best clinical, physical and emotional experience in healthcare.


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