Patrick Grotton

Greater Lawrence Family Health Center

Patrick has over 36 years of design and development experience with complex systems. He joined GLFHC in 2004 as the organization?s inaugural CIO. He was the CIO at Mercy Health System of Maine for 5 years prior to joining GLFHC. He has worked closely with the GLFHC team to strategically direct them in the use of automation within the healthcare environment including completing the adoption of the MiSYS EMR and the eventual transition to the current Centricity EMR and Practice Management Systems. He has also provided the direction in the growth and development of the organization?s reporting and data analytics capabilities. He is currently also serving as the CIO for the Merrimac Valley ACO. He has a BS in Business Administration with honors with concentrations in Marketing and Management from the University of Maine and a MBA from Babson College. He holds a CPHIMS certification with HIMSS and a CHCIO from CHIME.