Lorraine Casagrande is a Research Analyst, based in Dallas, TX, specializing in Electronic Health Record and Clinical Information System markets.Lorraine has spent more than twenty years working with healthcare organizations in the planning, implementation, and operations of Information Technology to support core business objectives.
Prior to joining AC Group in 2004, Lorraine spent 8 years with Accenture (formerly Andersen Consulting) as a Business Operations Consultant and Senior Research Analyst in Application Management.Prior to Accenture, Lorraine served as Project Leader in leading Pennsylvania and Texas hospitals installing applications from ADT/Financials and HIS through Bedside Documentation systems.
Educational background includes Washington Hospital School of Nursing, The Pennsylvania State University, and Computer Systems Institute.Lorraine worked in Medical-Surgical Nursing and Psychiatry previous to her Information Services career.
Lorraine analyzes competitor vendors within the healthcare ambulatory EHR market (electronic health record):
. Selection, implementation status, and strategic planning sessions. . EHR education sessions and application demos . Healthcare organization panel discussions . Clinical and Operational Transformation
Lorraine investigates and evaluates healthcare technology industry trends. Lorraine participates in education sessions and conferences across the country to advance knowledge in the information technology market.