Steering Committee

Charter

The HTA Steering Committee

The Health Technology Alliance (HTA) is governed by a six-person Steering Committee, consisting of representatives appointed by each of the three main sponsoring organizations – AAMI, ACCE, and HIMSS.
 
The Steering Committee will be responsible for:
  • Providing broad oversight of the HTA’s vision and mission.
  • Overseeing the implementation of the HTA Strategic Plan.
  • Identifying issues facing the HTA community and those on the horizon.
  • Providing guidance to staff on translating issues into actionable items that the HTA can tackle.
  • Identifying and recommending presenters, authors, and others to erve as subject matter experts to the HTA.
  • Serving as thought leaders on all matters relating to the HTA including the level of engagement of members, priorities, communication vehicles, and other issues.
  • Analyzing survey data to help determine the future direction of the HTA.
  • Reviewing and revising the Strategic Plan, if necessary, on an annual basis.

Members

AAMI

Steve Baker, PhD, consultant in developing connected medical devices. 
 
Shawn Jackman, founder and CEO of Clinical Mobility, Inc.
 
Phil Raymond, head of Wireless Competency & Solution Reference Architecture, CoE, Philips

ACCE

Stephen L. Grimes, FACCE, FHIMSS, FAIMBE, AAMIF, principal consultant, Strategic Healthcare Technology Associates, LLC
 
Priyanka Upendra, compliance program director, Banner Health

 

HIMSS

Rick Edwards 
Director of Consulting Services
iatricSystems 
 
Michael Marchant
Director of Health Information Exchange and System Integration
UC Davis Health
 
Joe Wagner
Senior Drector, Gevity Consulting
 

HTA Staff

Steve Campbell, chief operating officer, AAMI
Danielle McGeary, vice president of HTM, AAMI
Jim Piepenbrink, deputy director, AAMI Foundation
Yvonne Patrick, associate manager, clinical Informatics, HIMSS
Tammy Kwiatkoski, MBA, director, clinical informatics, HIMSS