Douglas Herr | Vice President of EHR Services

“Simplicity aligns with adoption and acceptance of new technology, which is imperative for patients and clinicians to improve the quality of care.”

Doug’s primary focus is to work with clients to improve processes, ensure quality of delivery, and offer strategic planning in areas including implementations, activation, optimization, and managed services. He has more than 21 years of experience in cross-EHR vendor implementation, including Epic, Meditech, McKesson, and eClinicalWorks.

Prior to joining Deliver Health and Nuance, Doug was the senior vice president at 314e, a San Francisco technology and Epic staffing firm, where he was responsible for leading day-to-day operations and providing direct oversight to delivery efforts while supporting sales, recruiting, marketing, and Epic relations. Doug also served as vice president, Epic Practice Executive at Leidos Health, where he focused on executive advisory services, staff development and retention, client and vendor relations, and project management. Doug held several consulting and leadership roles across the country at major academic and community hospitals, providing project management services for Kaiser, Connect PM for Lee Memorial, PMO Director for Queen’s Medical, and Patient Access PM for Group Health.

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Where Doug sees healthcare IT going: Growth in patient self-management via expanded patient portal capabilities, cross-country interoperability, and improved patient access.

The best advice he’s ever received: “A CEO told me that before visiting a client, be sure to read the  local paper to see what’s happening in the news, weather, and sports … to show interest and an understanding of the region.”

Fun fact that Doug’s peers might not know about him: Prior to entering healthcare IT, he spent 10 years in the restaurant industry as a corporate trainer and national store opening coordinator.

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DeliverHealth is built on leadership continuity, and we’re proud to offer knowledgeable partners who inspire simplicity with technology that removes the complexity.

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