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Dan Waltz

VP and CIO, MidMichigan Health

Daniel Waltz is the vice president and chief information officer of MidMichigan Health. Waltz has extensive health care administrative and information technology experience. He joined MidMichigan Health in January of 2014 after 13 years at the University of Michigan Health System where he was an executive director of hospital information technology and program director for the Epic electronic medical record transformation. Prior to UMHS, Waltz held the chief information officer of Chelsea Community Hospital and has operations experience at Saint Joseph Mercy Health Systems (Trinity) in Ann Arbor.

He holds a master’s degree in business administration from University of Phoenix and a bachelor’s degree in organizational development from Eastern Michigan University.

Latest from Dan Waltz

With all the work being completed for data analytics, one may ask why do health care systems need a document management system. From a pure analytics standpoint, it would be best to have discrete data in the database and warehouses for reporting and business intelligence purposes. Not all data is able to be entered discretely into even the best electronic medical...