HIMSS is pleased to welcome Steve Wretling as Chief Technology and Innovation Officer. In this new executive leadership role at HIMSS, Wretling will strategically guide enterprise-wide initiatives around digital innovations and technology. Wretling most recently served concurrently as the global chief technology officer for DaVita, Inc. and chief information officer for DaVita Integrated Kidney Care. He also served in a number of progressive roles at Kaiser Permanente, including vice president of information services for care delivery.
A demonstrated technologist and a proven innovator, Wretling has delivered numerous groundbreaking capabilities and platforms throughout his career, including the development of consumer mobile application developments, HIE platforms, telehealth platforms and more.
“With more than two decades of technology and executive experience, Steve brings a broad range of technical and healthcare operations experience to his role as chief technology and innovation officer for HIMSS,” stated Hal Wolf III, President & CEO of HIMSS. “His leadership, expertise and knowledge will help our global organization drive thought leadership on technical innovation and best practices throughout the health ecosystem.”