Jean has served for more than 20 years as CIO of large, complex health care organizations, working for such health systems as Scripps Health and Holy Cross Health System (now Trinity Health System).
For the past six years she has also served as health IT educator at UCLA Fielding School of Public Health. With many years of experience leading and implementing system initiatives, Jean prides herself on being able to think of ways to use IT to advance the vision and strategies of an organization, as well as help it become more efficient and effective.
She is responsible for designing and carrying out the strategic HIT plan for Scripps Health, a multi-hospital system including world-renowned Scripps Clinic, and implementing an enterprise electronic health record (EHR). Currently, Jean is completing her PhD in Health Policy and Management.
She has written a textbook on health information systems and technology due to be published in the summer of 2014. She is founder of Bootstrap Incubation, LLC, a firm established to invest in and provide mentorship and services to life sciences and information technology start-ups.