School of Biomedical Informatics adjunct associate professor recognized in clinical informatics
Published November 16, 2012
Chief medical informatics officer for Memorial Hermann Healthcare System Robert Murphy, MD, is listed as one of the top 25 clinical informaticists of 2012 on ModernHealthcare.com.
Murphy has led improvements to the clinical decision-support functions of the system’s EHRs to include increasingly complex clinical environments. That effort is credited with identifying and preventing 10,000 medical errors annually. Murphy also serves on a health IT technical working group of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.