Denis Zerr, CIO, Catholic Health Initiatives, on the evolving healthcare industry | Straight Talk

Denis Zerr, CIO, Catholic Health Initiatives, on the evolving healthcare industry

Denis Zerr
CIO
Catholic Health Initiatives

A transformational global IT executive with over 25 years of unique experience in the highly regulated healthcare and life sciences industries. Denis, has worked for large complex companies with more than $20B in annual revenues with proven success in delivering measurable business outcomes that contribute to the growth initiatives of the organization.

In this interview, Denis discusses:

  • Requisites of a good technology leader
  • Evolving role of CIOs
  • Business opportunities created by technology disruptions
  • CHI’s strategy for digital transformation
  • Enabling better patient engagement

About Catholic Health Initiatives:

Catholic Health Initiatives is a national non-profit, faith based health system formed in 1996 through the consolidation of four Catholic health systems. It is one of the nation's largest healthcare systems operating in 18 states and comprising 104 hospitals, including four academic health centres and major teaching hospitals and 30 critical-access facilities.