BATESVILLE, Miss. (August 6, 2015) – Merit Health Batesville has announced Elizabeth Barry will now serve the hospital as Director of Health Informatics and Information Management and Privacy Officer.
Barry will be responsible for the patient health information and clinical documentation for Merit Health Batesville as well as the leader to provide timely and quality services to patients, families, other health care organizations, hospital medical staff and Administration.
Barry is a graduate of Colorado Technical University’s MBA Program and has obtained professional training and certification for National Board Certification in Cancer Registry and Project Management, Health Information Management and Six Sigma Training. She worked at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis as the Director of Health Information Management as well as Methodist University Hospital in Memphis.
“Elizabeth has a strong history of specialized training in the field of Healthcare Information Management and has a history of great accomplishments in her prior positions. I look forward to seeing her expertise serve toward advancements at our facility,” said hospital CEO Travis Sisson.
About Merit Health Batesville
Merit Health Batesville is a 112-bed acute care hospital located in Batesville, Mississippi. The hospital offers quality health care services in emergency care, surgery, radiology, labor and delivery, cardiopulmonary services, physical therapy, cardiac rehab, pharmacy and primary care. Other services include pediatrics, sleep, adult medicine and women’s health clinics. Merit Health Batesville is directly or indirectly owned by a partnership that proudly includes physician owners, including certain members of the hospital’s medical staff.