Duane DeCouteau, former senior software architect for the Veterans Affairs Department, has been named managing director of software for Jericho Systems Corp., Dallas. Jericho provides information-technology security, data-sharing and business-process automation systems for clients in the healthcare, defense and security industries.
Former VA IT pro DeCouteau joins Jericho
In addition to his most recent role at the VA, DeCouteau, 51, also has held senior roles with the Defense Department and with federal contractors, according to a Jericho news release. While at the VA, he co-authored three standards for security and privacy of patient information.
DeCouteau serves on the privacy and security public work group for the Montana Health Information Exchange and was a contributing developer for the government's Nationwide Health Information Network.
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