Farukh Usmani, MD, MS

Farukh Usmani, MD, MS

Medical Director, Care Transformation, Digital Technology Services at Intermountain Health

Farukh Usmani, MD, MS brings a robust body of knowledge and experience in implementing and managing extensive e-chart and informatics operations. He is a digital physician leader focused on a consumer-first approach and is a clear-sighted strategist in seeking out cutting-edge informatics technologies. He has served as the Lead Physician Informaticist to identify, evaluate and implement EHR technologies for over 20 years at world renowned academic hospitals & ambulatory care centers.

Under Dr. Usmani unwavering commitment and astute leadership, Intermountain Health has not only set benchmarks but exceeded global standards of healthcare excellence.

Intermountain Health:

Proudly secured its place as the First Quadruple Stage 7 Healthcare Organization Worldwide. Beyond this remarkable feat, the organization emerges as the pioneer, earning the distinguished title of the First Healthcare Organization to Validate on INFRAM24 Globally. Intermountain Health further cements its leadership by claiming the First Combined Stage 6 & 7 INFRAM24 Validation Worldwide.
Became the first healthcare system in the world to earn Triple Stage 7 Organization Status by adding HIMSS new EMRAM22 Aspirational Maturity Model Standard requirements in 2022.

Secured the prestigious HIMSS Nicholas E. Davies Award of Global Excellence, recognizing the commitment to improving population health, clinical, financial, and patient outcomes.

Cemented its digital legacy by achieving CHIME’s Digital Health Most Wired Level 10 Certification in 2022 & 2023, showcasing an unparalleled level of technological integration and innovation. This remarkable certification solidifies Intermountain Health's position as a trailblazer in harnessing digital advancements to elevate patient care, streamline operations, and foster a future-ready healthcare ecosystem.

The journey doesn't end here; it's an invitation to witness the continued evolution of healthcare excellence at Intermountain Health.

With the highly coveted blend of business acumen and informatics technology, Dr Usmani is tenacious in pursuing untapped, overlooked, and undervalued opportunities to streamline e-health systems, improve clinical outcomes, ensure a positive user experience, and reduce costs. He has extensive experience in solutions and integration architecture of different clinical applications and consumer digital solutions.

Dr. Usmani is a Physician Champion in Healthcare Informatics; passionate about artificial intelligence, digital transformation, clinical decision support, data-based decision-making and simplifying the experience while improving the patients to access their health data through technology, to ensure and promote quality care with the right balance of efficiency and convenience. His emphasis is on physician adoption of clinical technology and specializing in design, development, implementation and optimization of Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE) systems to mentor, coach and facilitate change and innovation.

In addition to his professional accomplishments, Dr. Usmani is a polyglot, fluent in six languages. Outside the healthcare realm, he finds joy in music, poetry, gardening, cooking, bicycling, gourmet dining, and spending quality time with his wife and two kids.

Sessions
Introducing the New INFRAM Maturity Model
Tuesday, March 12 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Implementation of a Pulmonary Disease Navigator Program for 30-day Chronic Lung Disease Readmission Reduction
Thursday, March 14 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)