2018 Fed 100

Federal 100: Craig P. Schaefer

Name: Craig P. Schaefer
Title: Program Manager, DOD Healthcare Management System Modernization, Program Executive Office, Defense Healthcare Management Systems
Agency: Department of Defense

EHR evangelist. DOD is in the midst of an ambitious project to switch from multiple legacy electronic health record systems to a single commercial system. When the new integrated EHR went live at four sites in the Pacific Northwest last November, it represented a major milestone for Schaefer, the leader accountable for putting the new system in place. He is well suited to the job of leading the highly complex integration because of his knack for "being strategic and looking long term while managing day-to-day" activities, said Stacy Cummings, program executive officer at DHMS.

Click here for the full list

About the Author

Connect with the FCW staff on Twitter @FCWnow.

Featured

  • Comment
    Pilot Class. The author and Barbie Flowers are first row third and second from right, respectively.

    How VA is disrupting tech delivery

    A former Digital Service specialist at the Department of Veterans Affairs explains efforts to transition government from a legacy "project" approach to a more user-centered "product" method.

  • Cloud
    cloud migration

    DHS cloud push comes with complications

    A pressing data center closure schedule and an ensuing scramble to move applications means that some Homeland Security components might need more than one hop to get to the cloud.

  • Comment
    Blue Signage and logo of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

    Doing digital differently at VA

    The Department of Veterans Affairs CIO explains why digital transformation is not optional.

Stay Connected

FCW INSIDER

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.