Matthew Simpson

Director of Solution Architecture

“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” —C.S. Lewis

Matthew is an experienced health information system integrator who has worked as a consultant, manager, and developer. He has used IT to enable complex clinical and administrative workflows in radiology, lab, clinic, hospital, billing, and HIE organizations. As a consultant, Matthew has provided integration services to healthcare organizations around the country. As a manager, Matthew has coached and organized teams focused on delivering integration solutions. As a developer, Matthew has deep expertise with InterSystems technology at all levels: data, application, presentation, and system management, and has broad experience with Health IT standards such as HL7 and IHE profiles.

Matthew, a Marine Corp veteran, is a native of the Inland Northwest and long-time resident of Spokane, WA. In 2012 Matthew completed his Master of Science in Health Informatics degree at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Matthew’s passion is for Health Information Exchange utilizing InterSystems technology and IHE profiles. He is proficient with the following software: InterSystems Caché, InterSystems Ensemble, and InterSystems HealthShare. In addition to that, his programming knowledge extends to the following: Caché Object Script, XML, SQL, SOAP, and JavaScript. Lastly, it is important to note that Matt is well-versed in Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE), XDS.b, XDS-I.b XCA, XCPD, and HL7 structured messages and documents (HL7v2, HL7v3, CDA, and FHIR, RIS, PACS).

PAST

Manager of Solution Development, Nuvodia (2011–2013)

Health Information Integration Engineer, Inland Imaging Business Associates (2001–2011)

EDUCATION

University of Illinois at Chicago

Moody Bible Institute, Spokane