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Charles Podesta

CIO - UCONN Health


Over thirty (35) years’ experience in Information Technology for Healthcare, the last twenty-five years as a Chief Information Officer.  Podesta has worked for Academic Medical Centers, Health Systems and Community Hospitals. He is currently the Interim CIO for University of Connecticut Health System.  Before this engagement Podesta was CIO of University of California Irvine Health part of the University of California System.

Other positions included SVP & CIO Fletcher Allen Healthcare, (now UVM Health Network) in Burlington, VT, SVP & CIO at Caritas Christi Health Care, (now Steward Health) in Brighton,  MA, CIO at Berkshire Health Systems, Pittsfield, MA, Director of IS and Interim CIO for Baystate Health Systems in Springfield, MA. And prior to that, leadership positions at St Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA; UMASS/Memorial, Worcester, MA and Magee-Women’s Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA.

Over the years Podesta has made numerous presentations, delivered webinars, participated in panels, and is quoted widely in healthcare publications on a variety of IT topics. 

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