Chief Data Officer
Location: Corporate Office
Kristen Barker was born and raised in the Greater New Orleans Area. She spent her childhood in Metairie, and moved to the North Shore of Lake Pontchartrain in August of 2002. While attending Fontainebleau High School, she worked part-time as a medical office receptionist. After graduation she continued to work while attending Delgado Community College where she earned a certification in the HITECH Workforce Program in Practice Workflow and Information Management Redesign.
Her experience includes all aspects of operating and managing a medical office. She is also proficient in implementation and training of electronic health records and the Electronic Health Record Meaningful Use Program.
Kristen joined Children’s International Medical Group in September of 2013 as Hammond’s Office Manager. She was then promoted to Regional Coordinator for Region 12 covering clinics in Hammond, Amite, Franklinton and Bogalusa. In February of 2015 she was promoted to the position of Compliance Officer where she oversaw the company’s efforts to ensure compliance with Meaningful Use, HIPPA, OSHA, and other regulatory requirements.
In May of 2016, Kristen became our Chief Data Officer. She now handles the company’s Technical department and all that comes along with it.
- Favorite Quote:
- Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning to dance in the rain.
- Most Inspired By:
- My mother, hands down!
- Spending quality time with my son.
- Favorite Movie:
- Step Brothers
- Favorite Food:
- Red Beans & Rice
- Favorite Color:
- Favorite Cartoon:
- Jasmine from Aladdin