Andy currently serves as the Corporate SVP & Chief Information Officer for Scripps Health. Over the past three years he led the successful on time and under budget deployment of Epic Inpatient and Ambulatory applications for the health system. With the Epic enterprise foundation now in place, he and his teams are focused on Scripps Health Digital Health agenda enabling virtual care services to improve customer access and convenience.
Prior to joining Scripps Health, Crowder served as the SVP and CIO for Maine Health, orchestrating an eleven hospital Epic Implementation and IS Transformation initiative.
Formerly, Crowder served as Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Florida Hospital, one of America’s largest hospitals. With more than 2,100 beds, the seven-hospital system admits more patients annually than any other hospital in the U.S. and is the largest provider of Medicare services. In addition to overseeing Information Technology, Crowder oversaw Performance Improvement and Shared Services functions including biomedical, facilities, construction, environmental and nutritional services. Before serving as the SVP & CIO, Crowder also held the position of Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for several years.
In addition to his wide-ranging experience within Healthcare, he served as the Chief Information Officer for Central Florida Investment and Westgate Resorts from 1998-2003. He also served in various engineering roles with IBM from 1987-1994 ranging from classified DOD projects, product support and presales technical engineering.
Andy can be reached at Crowder.Andy@ScrippsHealth.org and LinkedIn.
Updated March 2019