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Nneka J. Umeh MD

Nneka J. Umeh MD

Clinical Care Coordination-Specialist, Transition of Care Management, Health Information Exchange (HIE) Connectivity

Attended: University of Benin, Nigeria

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Email: n.umeh@yahoo.com

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Nneka's Bio

Committed to serve with the intent to make a difference in the health community and positively impact everyone I encounter on my Journey to better healthcare management and delivery. A physician, Graduated from University of Benin School of Medicine Nigeria, I have had the opportunity to practice medicine in different continents and countries, spanning through Africa - Nigeria, Europe - Germany, the Caribbean – Trinidad and Tobago, and currently in the United States. This have broadened my experience on diverse healthcare practices, delivery and management. I recently served as a Clinical Director of a Hospital Based- Care Coordination Program targeted at patients with three or more chronic conditions. As part of my job, I develop clinical workflows for in-office patient visits, work with patients to develop short term and long-term strategies and Care Plan to achieve expected outcomes. Previously also served as a Consultant with Zane Network on Hospital Discharge Innovation grant aimed at improving Transition of care across Healthcare continuum. Currently serving with Zane Network on the Health Information Exchange Connectivity Project that will foster secured, timely and accurate exchange of Health information between Healthcare providers in the District leveraging CRISP HIE tools. Education/Certifications • University of Benin School of Medicine Nigeria – Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor or surgery (MBBS) • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) US Certified – M.D. • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certified (LSSGB) • Project Management – Lean Process Certified • Executive Management Certified • Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) Lifestyle Coach

Speciality: Clinical Care Coordination-Specialist, Transition of Care Management, Health Information Exchange (HIE) Connectivity

Job Title: Health IT- Provider Lead

Residency Attended: Prospective Resident

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Certifications: ECFMG Certified

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Professional Affiliations: AMA, APA, ANPA

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