Dan Michelson is the CEO of Strata Decision Technology, one of Chicago’s most dynamic tech companies focused on one of our nation’s biggest problems – solving the cost crisis in healthcare. The Company’s cloud-based application is used by over 1,000 healthcare organizations, including many of the largest, most influential healthcare systems in the U.S.
Over the last 27 years, Dan has become one of the industry’s high impact thought leaders in developing the healthcare information technology market and is author of Margin + Mission: A Prescription for Curing Healthcare’s Cost Crisis. He has been a central player in bringing electronic health records mainstream and has been instrumental in driving standards by serving as one of the original members of the Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology and helping to start the EHR Vendor Trade Association. He has been a frequent speaker at industry conferences.
Prior to joining Strata, Dan served as Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer for Allscripts Healthcare Solutions. In his 12 years at Allscripts, he was one of the executive leaders responsible for growing the company from 100 to over 6,000 employees and from $26 million to over $1.4 billion in annual revenue. Prior to joining Allscripts, he provided strategy and process redesign consulting for many of the leading hospitals and health systems in the U.S. He also served in leadership roles for Baxter International. He is an avid runner, having completed 15 marathons, including the Chicago Marathon eight times and the Boston Marathon five times.