Helen Thompson, MS (IT), PMP, FCHIME, FABC

Interim Chief Information Officer

Helen Thompson, MS (IT), PMP, FCHIME, FABC, is interim chief information officer at EMHS. She has more than 30 years in healthcare with demonstrated experience in IT strategy, structure, outcomes, and business. 
Helen's career highlights include serving as interim chief information officer or chief information office for large health delivery systems throughout the nation, including WakeMed Health and Hospitals in Raleigh, North Carolina; Memorial Health, Savannah, Georgia; NCH Healthcare System, Naples, Florida; and Heartland Health, St. Joseph, Missouri. In these roles, she has been integral to developing and implementing IT governance models, EHR and ERP implementations, cybersecurity restructuring, and leading the transformative changes that accompany installation of a new electronic health record. 
A veteran of the United States Navy, Helen holds a Masters in Information Technology and a Bachelors in Information Management. She is also a certified project management professional. She is leading our IT efforts forward while a national search is underway for a vice president and chief information officer. 
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