Jim is an active technology strategist helping customers in government, healthcare and other industries consider, evaluate and implement technology in Blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI), robotic process automation (RPA) and cloud technologies. Jim is also active in several industry associations, is a founding member of the Trust over IP Foundation, where he leads the Patient Identity Task Force. Jim is also a member of several standards development organizations (SDOs), to include Hl7, ISO and IEEE.
Jim is a 2019 and 2020 FedHealth IT 100 winner and is also active in the HIMSS Healthcare Blockchain Working Group. He is an advisor to multiple healthcare Blockchain start-ups, and guest lectures on Blockchain and technology at Universities and Industry.
Previously, Jim has worked with large and small companies focusing on Agile development and project management, cyber security and healthcare information technology. Prior to that, Jim was Senior Director for Interoperability at HIMSS, a cause-based, not-for-profit organization exclusively focused on providing global leadership for the optimal use of information technology (IT) and management systems for the betterment of healthcare.
Jim is a veteran and former naval officer, having served in both active and reserve capacity.