Rick Geimer is CTO at Lantana and has 25 years of experience in software engineering, healthcare IT, electronic document management, and publishing. He is an expert in Health Level Seven International’s (HL7) Clinical Document Architecture (CDA) and Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) implementations, enterprise content management for clinical documentation, and software development standards used for healthcare interoperability.
As CTO, Rick provides oversight and sets technical direction for mission-critical projects and provides leadership for Lantana’s engineers and architects. He is an expert in developing standards-compliant healthcare IT (HIT) systems and serves as lead engineer and architect on projects for clients such as the Military Health System (MHS), the National Cancer Institute (NCI), the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Rick created the first online CDA Validator, an innovation now used widely across the healthcare industry for prototyping validation of standards compliance. He is well versed in many programming languages, APIs, and architectures used for HIT, data conversion, and information exchange. He is certified in HL7 CDA Release 2, primary editor of HL7 Consolidated CDA (C-CDA) Release 2 and co-editor of Health Quality Measure Format (HQMF) Release 2 and other specifications, and is lead instructor for public and private training workshops.
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