Matthew Berger, MD
Matthew Berger, MD, Director of Medical Services (Weiler Division), Technical Director of Clinical Informatics at Emerging Health, Montefiore Information Technology, Associate Professor at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and a practicing physician in the Department of Medicine, has been named by Modern Healthcare as one of the top 25 clinical informaticists in the nation.
This award recognizes medical professionals on the basis of three criteria: their use of patient data to improve the clinical and financial performance of their organization, their willingness to share expertise with others in the clinical informatics field, and their leadership in the industry.
Among his many contributions, Dr. Berger helped design Montefiore's clinical information systems and Coverage Grid, the clinician on-call management system. His involvement in the industry includes serving as chairman of GE Healthcare's Physician Advisory Group and he has spoken at organizations such as the National Institute of Health, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, The CEO Summit, the New York Academy of Sciences and the United Hospital Fund.