Ashok is a founder and CMIO advisor at Flex-Med. A highly accomplished visionary, performance-oriented physician champion and healthcare executive with over 25 plus years’ HIT experience spanning the full range of Clinical Information Technology, Information Systems and Analytics Platforms in various leading academic healthcare systems and institutions. A passionate entrepreneur with the ability to influence, build, lead, mentor and motivate top-performing teams and spearhead organizational goals in alignment with their mission, vision and value.
He has served as Chief Medical Information Officer and Vice President Clinical Applications & Analytics for the Greater Hudson Valley Health System, New York from 2015-2019, providing strategic directions oversight to clinical applications, PACS systems and information technology initiatives working closely with executive leaders, physicians, nursing staff, CMO, CNO, Quality and Touro Medical School executives. With his forward-thinking leadership approach, GHVHS achieved HIMSS Analytics EMR Adoption Model Stage 7 in 2016. Under his leadership, GHVHS was recognized in top percentile KLAS Arch Collaborative Epic users study in 2018.
Ashok is a Certified Imaging Informatics Professional, (American Board of Imaging Informatics). Epic Certified – Physician Builder – Analytics. He holds an MPH degree from New York Medical College.