Electronic Health Record Expert
As a member of the OpenNotes team, Homer works with electronic health record (EHR) vendors to implement functionality that supports note sharing between clinicians and patients. He is an affiliate professor in the department of Medical Informatics and Outcomes Research at the Oregon Health and Science University and a member of the board of OCHIN, a not-for-profit organization that provides information and management services to safety-net clinics in support of the medically underserved. Before his recent retirement from administration in 2013, Dr. Chin was the Associate Medical Director for Medical Informatics at Kaiser Permanente Northwest.
Homer received his medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School and completed an academic fellowship in medical informatics at Stanford University before joining Kaiser Permanente, where he pioneered efforts to implement an award-winning comprehensive outpatient computer-based patient record at Kaiser Permanente.