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Anita Murcko

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Clinical Assoc Professor (FSC)
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 9020
Biography

Dr. Anita Murcko has nearly 30 years of healthcare experience, including more than 20 years practicing internal medicine throughout the care continuum, teaching in office, hospital and classroom settings, and more than15 years in quality improvement and healthcare systems redesign. She joined ASU in 2008 as adjunct faculty. She currently leads Cambiare, LLC, the e-health consulting company she founded in 2009.  

Dr. Murcko served as Chief Medical Officer for Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG), Arizona’s healthcare quality improvement organization (QIO), where she led multiple local and national quality improvement collaborative initiatives and as Medical Director for Clinical Informatics at Arizona’s single Medicaid agency (AHCCCS) where she provided leadership for the state’s first electronic health record (EHR) and health information exchange (HIE) initiatives.    

For her formative and innovative work in Arizona’s HIE, e-prescribing and statewide EHR initiatives, Dr. Murcko was honored by the Arizona Capitol Times as Leader of the Year in Public Policy for Healthcare and received the American College of Physicians Laureate Award for lifetime contributions to medicine and health care. Dr. Murcko was recently honored by Surescripts for her Committment to Better Healthcare Through Technology. Dr. Murcko also volunteers as a board member for several local non-profit healthcare and performing arts organizations.  

Education
  • M. D. University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, PA (1985)
  • Internal medicine categorical internship and residency, Indiana University Medical Center, IN (1988)
  • F. A. C. P. Fellow of American College of Physicians, General Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, PA (2002)
  • B.S. (Magna Cum Laude) University of Pittsburgh, PA, Chemistry (1981)
Research Interests

Research Interests

  • Patient Centered Medical Home
  • Health Information Exchange
  • Clinical Decision Support

 

Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 201Intro to Clinical Informatics
BMI 404Clinical Environments
BMI 484Internship
BMI 492Honors Directed Study
BMI 499Individualized Instruction
BMI 504Intro to Clinical Environments
BMI 560Teachng Biomedical Informatics
BMI 570BMI Symposium
BMI 584Internship
BMI 590Reading and Conference
BMI 593Applied Project
BMI 790Reading and Conference
BMI 792Research
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 484Internship
BMI 584Internship
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 201Intro to Clinical Informatics
BMI 484Internship
BMI 493Honors Thesis
BMI 499Individualized Instruction
BMI 560Teachng Biomedical Informatics
BMI 570BMI Symposium
BMI 584Internship
BMI 593Applied Project
BMI 790Reading and Conference
BMI 792Research
BMI 799Dissertation
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 201Intro to Clinical Informatics
BMI 404Clinical Environments
BMI 484Internship
BMI 492Honors Directed Study
BMI 499Individualized Instruction
BMI 504Intro to Clinical Environments
BMI 560Teachng Biomedical Informatics
BMI 593Applied Project
BMI 790Reading and Conference
BMI 792Research
BMI 799Dissertation
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 484Internship
BMI 584Internship
BMI 593Applied Project
BMI 799Dissertation
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 201Intro to Clinical Informatics
BMI 560Teachng Biomedical Informatics
BMI 584Internship
BMI 590Reading and Conference
BMI 593Applied Project
BMI 790Reading and Conference
BMI 792Research
BMI 799Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 484Internship
BMI 492Honors Directed Study
BMI 504Intro to Clinical Environments
BMI 560Teachng Biomedical Informatics
BMI 593Applied Project
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 201Intro to Clinical Informatics
BMI 506Clinical Decision Support
BMI 570BMI Symposium
BMI 592Research
BMI 593Applied Project
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 484Internship
BMI 504Intro to Clinical Environments
BMI 560Teachng Biomedical Informatics
BMI 592Research
BMI 593Applied Project
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 201Intro to Clinical Informatics
BMI 506Clinical Decision Support
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 504Intro to Clinical Environments
BMI 560Teachng Biomedical Informatics
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
BMI 506Clinical Decision Support
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