About the author

James White James White
Jim White has 39 years of progressive Health Information/Hospital Management experience. Prior to Iron Mountain, his most recent position was Corporate Director of Health Information Services at University Hospitals of Cleveland Health System for over 19 years. Jim has been a college instructor teaching Health Information and Project Management courses at several colleges as well as serving as Interim Program Director of Health Information Technology at Lakeland Community College in Ohio. He also served as a HIM consultant for a skilled nursing center and adult behavioral health center. Jim is especially proud of his work in mentoring over 30 students in Health Information and received the Ohio Health Information “Ambassador to Education Award” in 2007 from his state association. During Jim’s spare time he enjoys volunteering and all sorts of outdoor activities.
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Healthcare
Leading the Way to Quality Data

Having worked in Health Information for over 39 years, I recently had an opportunity to speak with Health Information students at Cuyahoga Community College. The theme of my talk were the changes I have seen within our profession and how Information Governance plays a key role in their future. Reviewing […]


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As a Healthcare Information management (HIM) professional for the past 40 years, I have experienced the transition of the paper medical record to today’s modern Electronic Health Record (EHR). The thought of having one’s entire clinical history recorded on paper that could easily have been misplaced or accidently destroyed always […]


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