John Kairys, MD, General Surgery, Philadelphia, PA

JohnC.KairysMDFACS

General Surgery Philadelphia, PA

Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Information Officer, Thomas Jefferson University

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Education & Training

  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Thomas Jefferson UniversityResidency, General Surgery, 1993
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Thomas Jefferson UniversityInternship, General Surgery, 1988 - 1989
  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College
    Sidney Kimmel Medical CollegeClass of 1988
  • Harvard College
    Harvard CollegeAB, Biochemical Science, 1980 - 1984

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1990 - 2022
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Best Doctors Suburban Life Magazine, 2015
  • Member AOA, 2011
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Allscripts Enterprise EHR, Allscripts, 2011-2013
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Lectures

  • How Digital Healthcare Is Changing the Way We Care for Patients Will More Data Mean Better Care? 
    Digital Innovation Healthcare Summit, Philadelphia, PA - 11/7/2014
  • Becoming a Competitive Surgical Applicant 
    Philadelphia Surgery Symposium, Philadelphia PA - 3/2013
  • Overview of the NRMP Match Process - A Guide for Students 
    American College of Surgeons, San Francisco, CA - 11/2011
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Press Mentions

  • Jefferson Hospitals Become First in Philadelphia to Achieve HIMSS Analytics EMRAM Stage 7
    Jefferson Hospitals Become First in Philadelphia to Achieve HIMSS Analytics EMRAM Stage 7August 8th, 2019

Grant Support

  • Three Dimensional Projection Environment for Molecular Design and Surgical SimulationTATRC2009–2011
  • Computerized Simulation for Resident Physicians and Medical StudentsMeasey Foundation2007–2009

Committees

  • Chair, EHR Guiding Team 2014 - Present
  • Ex-Officio Member, Medical Executive Committee 2014 - Present
  • Chair, EHR Guiding Team 2014 - Present
  • Co-Chair, TJUH Clinical Informatics Committee 2006 - Present
  • Co-Chair, EHR Selection Committee 2012 - 2013
  • Member, Medical Executive Committee 2006 - 2012
  • Member, TJUH Graduate Medical Education Committee 1998 - 2013

Professional Memberships