Tammy Philby, ASCP CPHIMS is a Clinical Analyst at Montgomery County Memorial Hospital. She began her healthcare career in the hospital laboratory as a technologist, moving on to lead technologist, and Laboratory Department Manager. This included responsibility for the laboratory information system (LIS) and coordination with the clinical and financial groups in the early days of EMR adoption. Tammy is now a member of the Information Systems (IS) Department where she is a Clinical Analyst, with responsibilities for managing the LIS, the enterprise scheduling system, a six-practice ambulatory electronic medical record system (Practice Partner), as well as other duties that include, health information exchange, data analytics, and workflow re-engineering. She has a Bachelor’s of Science Degree from Iowa State University and is a licensed Medical Technologist. She holds a Health IT Technical and Software Support Specialist Certification and is a Certified Professional in Healthcare Information Management Systems (CPHIMS).