Michael McCoy, Ph.D.

Physician Technology Services, Inc.

Michael McCoy, M.D. has diverse experience as a practicing clinician, a physician executive in the electronic health record vendor community, a national consultant, and as a large faith-based IDN’s first Chief Medical Information officer.  In that role, he collaborated with information services and the clinical transformation department in the effective implementation of computerized patient record systems, focusing on quality, safety, process improvement and ensuring that all clinicians are fully engaged in the entire process.  He joined the federal government in a role as its first Chief Health Information Officer for The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), departing that role January 31, 2016.

Dr. McCoy was a practicing OB/GYN for more than 20 years, and was an early adopter of EMR systems.  He served as The American College/Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists’ national health information technology strategist, participated in CCHIT, IHE, HITSP and other SDOs involved in healthcare information technology and interoperability.

In addition to special interests in interoperability, he is passionate about consumer engagement, person-centered care, and privacy/security, and he serves on the Board of Directors of IHE International.