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John Whitham



Services Expertise:

  • Strategy
  • Finance
  • Operations
  • Technology



  • Indiana University Master of Health Administration
    Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Communications

John is the leader of our national Healthcare IT practice, and his 20 years of senior-level healthcare experience have made him a trusted partner to hospital executives and top industry vendors. John works with the leadership of hospitals, health systems, and physician organizations to drive transformational change through the implementation and integration of healthcare technology solutions. He is known for forging strong working relationships with leading healthcare technology companies and regularly advises Boards of Directors in making strategic organizational decisions.

Under John’s guidance, ECG’s IT practice has become one of the most trusted voices in the healthcare industry. Leading vendors value John’s opinion and seek opportunities to collaborate with him and his team. His practice is dedicated to achieving strategic, operational, and financial improvements for clients through the use of technology, often by enabling the use of integrated practice management and electronic health record systems.

John and his team focus on opportunities to create appropriate alignment and relationships between physicians, health systems, and other organizations with the goal of bringing integrated, physician-based solutions to their clients. John’s practice is embarking on critical engagements with the College of Health Information Management Executives (CHIME), the Texas eHealth Alliance, and the Texas Hospital Association. Additionally, he frequently participates in industry leadership forums within organizations such as the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, the Healthcare Financial Management Association, and the American Medical Group Association.