Mary Shepler, RN, BSN, MA
Chief Clinical Informatics Officer
Director, Performance Improvement, Exempla Lutheran Medical Center
As Chief Clinical Informatics Offi cer for Exempla Lutheran Medical Center
is responsible for working collaboratively with the clinical departments and Information Systems & Technology in the design and implementation of clinical information systems as they apply to clinical practice.
is responsible for the design and implementation of the patient electronic medical record at Lutheran Medical Center
As director of Performance Improvement, Mary is responsible for directing systematic hospitalwide performance improvement initiatives to continuously improve the quality of patient care.
Mary began her career at Lutheran Medical Center over 20 years ago as a registered nurse and has served as interim Chief Nursing Offi cer; director of Clinical Information Systems & Technology; and director of Critical Care, Cardiovascular and Neuroscience.
Whether implementing clinical information systems or performance improvement initiatives, Mary
emphasizes patient safety elements, evidence-based practices, clinical outcomes, and patient and staff satisfaction.
Mary received a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of Northern Colorado and her master's degree in Organizational Management from the University of Phoenix.