Christus Santa Rosa Health System in San Antonio has hired Dr. George Gellert for the new job of regional medical informatics officer for the south-central Texas health system.
Christus Santa Rosa names Gellert regional info officer
According to a Christus Santa Rosa news release, Gellert, 53, is charged with engaging physicians with the meaningful use of electronic health records. Christus Santa Rosa is a subsidiary of Christus Health, an Irving, Texas-based Roman Catholic system that owns or manages 22 hospitals in the U.S..
Previously, Gellert was a consultant in Portland, Ore. He also has worked as chief medical officer and executive vice president for Hcorp and as senior vice president for strategic alliances with WebMD, according to the release.
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