Jim Veline

Current Role: Jim Veline is the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Avera Health, Sioux Falls, S.D., where he oversees the health systems’ IT services. Avera is a regional health network comprised 16,000 employees and 900 employed physicians serving more than 300 locations in 100 communities throughout southeastern South Dakota and areas of four surrounding states. Avera serves a geographical footprint of 72,000 square miles and 86 counties. Avera’s IT departments also serve 7 independent operations.

Education: Jim holds a master degree in business administration, a master degree in the arts both from the University of Nebraska, and a certificate in healthcare administration from the University of Minnesota.

Background/Service & Affiliations:Jim’s experience includes 9 years of service at the Nebraska Methodist Health System followed by 13 years of service at the Nebraska Health System, Omaha NE. Jim served on the Most Wired Editorial Board for 8 years, as well as the Verizon Wireless Advisory Board for 4 years and the Technical Advisory Board at Dakota State for 2 years. Jim has been a member of both HIMMS & CHIME for 15 plus years.

Accomplishments: Jim has been instrumental in the development of Avera’s telemedicine program Avera eCare”

Veline

SI 2019 CIO Roundtable

During the 26th SI Annual Conference twenty CIOs met to network and share ideas and insights regarding: efforts underway to ...
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SI 2017 CIO Fall Summit

"The New World of Healthcare IT" The Scottsdale Institute 2017 Chief Information Officers Fall Summit brought together seven CIO (and ...
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SI 2017 CISO Summit

"Best Practice Standards in Cybersecurity Risk Management" The Scottsdale Institute 2017 Chief Information Security Officers Fall Summit brought together 13 ...
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Avera eCARE/eHELM Site Visit

At Avera eCARE, telemedicine professionals work together 24/7 in the eHELM, the virtual hospital hub. By staffing the central facility around ...
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SI 2017 CIO Spring Summit

"EHR Value Realization - Rx for Success" The annual Scottsdale Institute 2017 Chief Information Officers Spring Summit sponsored by Impact ...
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SI 2016 CIO/CISO Summit

"Cybersecurity as a 'Team Sport': Governance, Organization, Strategy and Tactics" The 2016 Scottsdale Institute Chief Information Officer/Chief Information Security Officer ...
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SI 2016 CIO Fall Summit

"Achieving Value-Based Payment Success: Implications for IT and the CIO" The 2016 Scottsdale Institute Chief Information Officer Fall Summit sponsored ...
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SI 2016 CIO Spring Summit

"Creating Clinically Integrated Networks" Fourteen CIOs from leading health health systems convened in April 2016 during SI's Annual Conference to ...
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SI 2015 CIO Fall Summit

"The New World of the Health System CIO: Consumers, Consolidation and Crooks" CIOs from eight leading healthcare organizations convened in ...
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SI 2015 CIO Spring Summit

"Healthcare IT Optimization" Health Data Management publishes a SLIDESHOW with seven takeaways from the summit. CIOs of thirteen leading healthcare organizations convened in ...
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