CIO & Informatics Director
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital
James Albert retired from the Air Force in 1998 after 20 years of managing several of the nation's largest information technology initiatives and data centers.
was also responsible for several national and global research and development efforts to advance the state-of-the-art in high-speed super-computing, networking and space technologies.
Jim taught for three years at the University of Massachusetts - Lowell and his last role in the Air Force was as a Special Assistant and Advisor to the White House and Secretary of Defense helping manage $8 Billion of defense research and technology programs.
Since his retirement, Jim has served as Chief Information Officer at Bristol Hospital in Bristol, Connecticut, as well as Vice-President/CIO for Masonicare, in Wallingford, Connecticut, the largest Masonic healthcare system in the country.
Jim is currently the CIO and Director of Informatics at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital in Torrington, CT and a senior healthcare technology consultant helping clients select, implement and integrate Electronic Medical Record and Health Information Exchange technologies and systems.