Vice President / Chief Information Officer
Appalachian Regional Healthcare System
Nathan White is Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Appalachian Regional Healthcare System in Boone North Carolina. He is responsible for Information Technology, Health Information Management, Clinical Informatics, and the systems Project Management Office. He is a fifteen year veteran in healthcare IT and has experience working in for-profit and not-for-profit healthcare providers as well has working in the healthcare vendor and outsourcing space. Nathan has worked to lead two organizations to successful Meaningful Use attestation and is working to set strategies for IT to support the ever-changing healthcare landscape.
Nathan is a member of the NC HIMSS Board of Directors where he has served the past 4 years and is a past president for organization. He earned a Bachelor of Science from Appalachian State University and holds a Masters in Healthcare Information Technology from the University of South Carolina. Nathan and his wife, Celia, have two daughters: Mia and Claire.