Patient Experience Digital Series
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Dr. Chris DeFlitch is the chief medical information officer at Hershey Medical Center and Co-PI and co-founder of CHOT. DeFlitch served as an Emergency Physician at Hershey since 1998, after residency at UMASS and one year in private practice. After 5 years in the role of Physician leader for Information systems for he agreed to the CMIO role to further the mission of changing healthcare by engineering the processes of care with IT. In 2009, he co-founded the Center for Integrated Healthcare Delivery Systems (CIHDS), now CHOT, as a venue for students and faculty to collaborate on the complex issue of healthcare. DeFlitch is also the founder, chief information officer and chief executive science officer of Patient Flow Rx (PFRx).