Medical Director, Office of Telemedicine
Physician Informaticist, Office of Clinical Transformation
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Health Administration Virginia Commonwealth University
Vimal Mishra MD is an internist and medical director of telehealth at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Health System. As the medical director of telehealth, he provides system-wide leadership, strategic direction and operational oversight for VCU health’s enterprise-wide teleservices effort to enhance access, improve clinical outcomes, and gain clinical efficiency and effectiveness. Under his vision and leadership, VCU Health is implementing Virtual Visits (direct to consumer telehealth), Project ECHO and Remote Home Monitoring services. As a physician informaticist, he chairs an EMR (Electronic Medical Records) council and oversees design, planning, and implementation of digital tools and standards to assure high quality, evidence-based solutions which meet the needs of clinicians and patients. He advises health system on electronic health records (EHR) configuration, heuristics, design, workflow, adoption strategies, analytics, data strategy, and implementation.
Dr. Mishra completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University. He received his graduate degree from Duke Fuqua School of Business and is board certified in internal medicine and clinical informatics.
Posted March 2019
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