Healthcare advisory boards

Healthcare industry leaders help shape our healthcare solutions


How do we make sure our healthcare solutions address the industry’s challenges?

By going to the source.

We engage with our Healthcare Vertical OnBase Group of User Experts (VOGUE) frequently. And, in addition to listening to what our customers have to say about our solutions – read more about that below – Hyland’s three advisory boards meet regularly with our leadership and development teams. Each comprising highly respected healthcare leaders, these Physician, CIO and Nursing Advisory Boards help drive innovative enhancements to ensure our solutions focus on improving patient care while further streamlining healthcare processes.

Current physician advisory board members include:

Dr. David Haseltine
Chief Medical Information Officer
Georgetown Memorial Hospital

Dr. Giesele Robinson Greene
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
Sisters of Charity Health System

Dr. Robert White
Assistant Chief Medical Information Officer
Cleveland Clinic


Dr. Johan Waktare
Consultant Cardiologist
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust




Dr. John Vaughan
Director Medical Informatics
Sharp HealthCare


Dr. David Rew
Consulting Surgeon
University Hospitals of Southampton

Dr. David Kaelber
Chief Medical Information Officer
MetroHealth Medical Center

Dr. John Frenzel
Chief Medical Information Officer
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Dr. Keith Griffin
Chief Medical Information Officer
Novant Health Medical Group

Dr. AJ Patefield
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Information Officer
Novant Health

Current CIO advisory board members include:

Sumon Acharjee
Chief Information Officer
North York General Hospital

Chris Belmont
VP and Chief Information Officer
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Adrian Byrne
Director of Informatics
University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust

Ken Lawonn
Senior Vice President and CIO
Sharp Healthcare



Don Reichart
CIO and VP MetroHealth Medical Center

Robin Stursa
Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Sisters of Charity Health System

Current nursing advisory board members include:

Mary Stein-Ferrer, RN B.ED
Director of Clinical Informatics
University of Miami


Parnell Pollard, RN
Staff Nurse
Ohio Health


Lyndsey Waktare, RN
Clinical Systems Manager
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Chuck Copeck, MSN, RN
Clinical Informatics Manager
Norton Healthcare


Kimberly Svoboda, MBA, BSN, RN-BC
Director, Epic Ambulatory and Acute Clinical Applications
MetroHealth Medical Center

Charlene Bunner, RN
Staff Nurse
Lodi Community Hospital



Sherri Mills RN, MSN
Chief Applications Officer
Louisiana Childrens Medical Center


Susan Comeau, RN
VP Application Systems
Catholic Health Long Island



Paula Cleanthous, RN, MN
Chief Nursing Information Officer
Providence Health System

Opportunities for customer engagement


The Healthcare Vertical OnBase Group of User Experts (VOGUE) brings members of the healthcare industry together to share ideas, create valuable dialogue and provide feedback about utilizing technology to increase organizational effectiveness and efficiency. A dedicated OnBase user forum, the Healthcare VOGUE provides an arena for immediate-action takeaways to increase your operational knowledge and add value to your organization.

The VOGUE also supports Special Interest Groups (SIGs) dedicated to specific topics and areas.  These groups are the focal point for education and enhancement requests. Typically, a SIG meets quarterly or biannually on a conference call to share stories, experiences, or learn what's new.

Our current SIG groups are: 

  • Administrative Business
  • Health Information Management (HIM)
  • Epic
  • Clinical/Diagnostic
  • Meditech
  • Infor Lawson
  • Allscripts SCM

The OnBase healthcare VOGUE board members include:

Pam Smith
Applications Analyst
Deaconess Health System


Bill Gillette
Senior Application Development
Aurora Health Care

Melissa E. Lopez
Senior Systems Analyst
Sharp HealthCare


Steve Howson
Systems Analyst
St. Luke's Health System


Karen Webster
Project Manager
SCL Health


Matt Reed
Systems Analyst
Cleveland Clinic


Mary Jean Patterson
Senior Systems Analyst
University of Wisconsin Hospital

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