Jennifer H. Bartel was recently appointed as Chair of the 2016 SCSRC Information Systems Committee by Bryan Leatherwood, President-Elect of the SCSRC. Jennifer is an experienced Respiratory Care Practitioner and Certified Asthma Educator with many tears of clinical practice in a variety of settings. She received her Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI) from the University of Illinois and is currently employed by the Medical University of South Carolina as a Clinical Informatics Analyst. Jennifer is certified in Epic Ambulatory and is currently working with Respiratory Care Services and the Pulmonary Function Testing Labs at MUSC to optimize workflow and reporting. Jennifer served as SCSRC Coastal Region representative and Secretary for the Information Technology Committee for the 2015 term. Jennifer will assume responsibility for the Information Technology Committee on January 1, 2016 at the beginning of the next SCSRC term.
Jennifer’s professional affiliations include membership in the American Association of Respiratory Care (AARC), the South Carolina Society for Respiratory Care (SCSRC), the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), and the National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ). She also maintains an educational affiliation with the National Society for Leadership and Success (NSLS).