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Judy Murphy
Chief Nursing Officer, IBM Healthcare Global Business Services
Judy Murphy Judy Murphy is Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) and Director-Global Business Services at IBM Healthcare, where she helps put together health IT solutions for providers in order to improve health and health care, and lower costs. Prior to this she was CNO/Director-Office of Clinical Quality & Safety, and Deputy National Coordinator for Programs and Policy at the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in Washington D.C. In these roles, she led federal efforts to assist health care providers in adopting health information technology to improve care and to promote consumers’ greater understanding and use of health information technology for their own health. She was responsible for coordinating all health IT-enabled quality policy and standards, integrating standardized clinical decision support, ensuring that health IT makes care safer, and for improving the safety of Health IT. She came to ONC with more than 25 years of health informatics experience at Aurora Health Care in Wisconsin, an integrated delivery network with 15 hospitals, 120 ambulatory centers, and over 30,000 employees. As Vice President-EHR Applications, she led their EHR program since 1995, when Aurora was one of the early adopters of health IT.