Dr. Laura McCrary is the Executive Director of the Kansas Health Information Network, Inc. (KHIN) and the Senior Vice President of KaMMCO Health Solutions (KHS). KHIN is a Kansas non-profit organization that provides health information exchange technology services to over 1,500 healthcare organizations throughout Kansas. KHS provides health information exchange and analytics to physicians’-led organizations across the nation. Both KHIN and KHS are provider-led and governed. Founding members include the Kansas Medical Society, the Kansas Hospital Association and KaMMCO (Kansas Medical Mutual Insurance Company).
She completed post-doctoral work at the University of Kansas and received a Doctorate of Education from Kansas State University. Dr. McCrary is an adjunct professor at Rockhurst University-Helzberg School of Management and teaches courses in Health Information Technology and Quality. She is the past-chair of the National Policy Steering Committee for eHealth Initiative and the Payer Workgroup for the Strategic Health Information Exchange Consortium (SHIEC). She served as the co-chair of the Advisory Board for the Sequoia Project/Carequality and on the Governance Group for the National Syndromic Surveillance System.