Chief Operating Officer for Allied Physicians Group, a premier primary care independent physician group with over 30 locations throughout the New York metropolitan area, as well as, Board Member of the Allied Foundation. In his professional role, Etan is responsible for the internal coordination and implementation of the Allied strategic organizational vision by assisting the internal teams in creation of optimized workflows. With over 15 years of technology and project management solutions experience, over 10 within Healthcare, Etan has extensive knowledge of policies, procedures and workflows. As President of the Centricity Healthcare User Group (CHUG), Etan has been able to expand his reach to a larger audience through speaking engagements and executive level discussion. Most recently, Etan has been very involved early stage Healthcare IT startups as a mentor or as a sitting advisory board member. Accomplishments • Successfully led Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Implementation for group of over 100 providers and over 500 employees. • Integral to revenue side projects for profitable pediatric group. • Speaker, "Allied Pediatrics of New York: A Case Study of Implementing Centricity EMR in a Hosted Environment" CHUG Fall 2012 • Speaker, "Don’t Care about Meaningful Use, Care about Quality" presented at Centricity Healthcare Users Group (CHUG) Fall 2013 • President, GE Centricity User Group Board • Member, GE Centricity EMR Clinical Advisory Team • Managed SureScripts ePrescribing certification of EMR software from initiation through certification. • Led CCHIT 2011 Ambulatory certification process from initiation to eventual certification • Led a variety of IT Security related projects, including provisioning, operational risk management, incident response, business continuity, documentation, and audit control.