Alexandra Mugge

Alexandra Mugge

Director and Chief Health Informatics Officer at CMS

Alexandra Mugge is the Chief Health Informatics Officer, and Director of the Health Informatics and Interoperability Group (HIIG) at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), where she and her team have led the Agency’s interoperability and health IT efforts since 2018. HIIG’s mission is to “promote the secure exchange, access, and use of electronic health information to support better informed decision making and a more efficient healthcare system.”

Before leading CMS’ interoperability efforts in her current role, Alex served as the Deputy Director of the Division of Health IT in the Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ), where she and her team lead the overhaul of the Meaningful Use Programs to create the Promoting Interoperability initiatives.

Alex earned her Masters of Public Health from the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University where she specialized in Public Health Policy. She has over 15 years of experience working in health care policy and federal regulations and is a dedicated expert in the areas of Medicare, Medicaid, informatics, interoperability, clinician burden, and value-based care.

Prior Authorization and Data Exchange: Through Policy, Technology, and Implementation
Tuesday, March 12 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada)