At Emergency Medical Associates (EMA), Jonathan Rothman developed a data management/BI infrastructure to empower physicians at 17 emergency departments in New York and New Jersey hospitals. The infrastructure integrates disparate data sources to provide better clinical and administrative information, and it's credited with containing rising costs and improving physician productivity. As an example, bonuses are paid to physicians based on Balanced Scorecard metrics tied to the completeness and accuracy of the records they keep. As a result, clinical, financial and insurance reimbursement processes have improved along with quality of billing and diagnosis information. In the last 12 months, revenue has increased by 16% across the 17 emergency departments managed by EMA.
Intelligent Enterprise Award finalist Jamie Sguerra is second vice president & chief architect of the IT Division at Guardian Life Insurance Company of America. In 2001, Guardian embraced and Sguerra directed the implementation of a services-oriented architecture that has reduced application development costs by 30%, saving the 5,000-employee company approximately $16 million per year. New applications serving the sales force are also developed more quickly, in many cases before competitors have reacted to market changes.
Wait until Next Year
Intelligent Enterprise extends it thanks to the judges, nominees, finalists and winner, and to award program sponsor Tibco Software. Following this year's success, plans are underway for a second annual Intelligent Enterprise Summit and Intelligent Enterprise Award program next fall. Details will be published at www.iesummit.com.
Intelligent Enterprise Award 2005
Suzanne Peck, Chief Technology Officer, Government of the District of Columbia
Raymond Karrenbauer, Chief Technology Officer, ING Insurance Americas
Mike Keppler, Vice President, Sales, Marketing & Revenue Management Systems, Marriott International
Jonathan Rothman, Director of Data Management, Emergency Medical Associates
Jamie Sguerra, Second Vice President & Chief Architect, IT Division and Strategic Business Systems, Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
John A. Bielec, Vice President for Information Resources and Technology and CIO, Drexel University
Harold Blake, Director, Workforce Optimization Initiative, IBM
Deedra Cantrell, Chief Information Officer, Emory University Hospital
Deborah Diaz, Chief Information Officer — Science and Technology Directorate, Department of Homeland Security
Sharon Dill, Chief Information Officer, PADI Worldwide
Jack Garzella, Vice President of Data Warehouse, Reporting and Analytics, Overstock.com
Jim Honerkamp, Vice President & Chief Information Officer, The Hillman Group
Barbara Kindel, Vice President — IS Solution Engineering, Calpine Corp.
Suresh Kumar, Managing Director and Chief Information Officer, Pershing LLC, BNY Securities Group, Subsidiary of The Bank of New York
Linda Martino, Vice President, Information Technology Business Engagement and Applications, Sun Microsystems Inc.
Klaus Mikkelson, Global Development Leader for Business Intelligence, Owens Corning
Monica Moore, Director of Enterprise Business Intelligence, Cox Communications
Steven Rubinow, Chief Technology Officer, Archipelago Inc.
Manoj Saxena, CIO and Chairman, Webify Solutions
Bob Schaich, Chief Information Officer, Sierra Health Services
Alex Schowtka, Executive Vice President and COO, VistaPrint
Charles Schroeder, Director of IS Development, Spectrasite
Tim Stanley, Senior Vice President and CIO, Harrah's Entertainment Inc.
Robert Taylor, Chief Information Officer, Fulton County Government, State of Georgia
M. Lewis Temares, Chief Information Officer and Dean of the College of Engineering, University of Miami
Kenneth Theis, Deputy Chief Information Officer, State of Michigan
Timothy J. Theriault, President, Worldwide Operations and Technology, The Northern Trust Company
Dennis Upton, Chief Information Officer, Brother International
John Wade, Vice President and Chief Information Officer, St. Luke Health Systems
Thomas Weisner, Deputy CIO and Chief Architect, United States Department of Labor
Barry West, Chief Information Officer, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Brian Young, Vice President of Information Technology, Creighton University