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Ms. Krista Potthast-Haynes, RN-BC

Krista S.Potthast-Haynes, P.A.

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Krista S.Potthast-Haynes, P.A.


Results oriented informatics leader with more than three decades of strategic and operational leadership experience in clinical informatics, project management, HMIS sales and service. Strategic thinker with demonstrated ability in establishing and maintaining collaborative relationships with physician, nursing and c-suite leadership. Proven project leadership expertise in clinical workflow and clinical transformation processes for EMR/EHR adoption and optimization. Medical device sales, education and training. Honored with The Standards of Leadership, Customer/Market Place Focus Award. Clinical career includes direct patient care at one of the largest not-for-profit teaching facilities in the nation holding the positions of staff nurse in the medical-surgical department, critical care registered nurse (CCRN) in telemetry and coronary intensive care unit and as an operating room nurse (ORNII) in the cardiac catheterization laboratory and vascular lab. Clinical experience in not-for-profit teaching facility included participation in clinical research in the cardiac catheterization laboratory. Education: • MSHIM University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine (anticipated December 2016) • Bachelor of Applied Science Health Service Administration, HIS subplan (BASc-HIS),2013 • California State University, Long Beach, California, 1987-1988 • Associate of Science Degree, Nursing, Polk State College, 1984 • Associate of Arts Degree, Polk State College, 1982 Certifications: •American Nurse Credentialing Center certification in Nursing Informatics (RN-BC) •SPC (HCINF-CT) •Yellow Belt-CPI Licensure: •Registered Nurse in CA, FL, and HI Memberships: ACHE ANIA Committee Chairperson Florida Chapter ANIA Advocacy & Regulation AHIMA AMIA ANA AONE FONE SCONE HIMSS Co-Chair Central/North Florida HIMSS Advocacy & Public Policy Committee Committee Member, CNFL HIMSS Healthcare Informatics and Analytics

Professional Associations

ANCC Certificate in Nursing Informatics (RN-BC) Click to edit certification authority followed by license numberAmerican Nurse Credentialing Center July 2014 – Present
2014 - Present

Chairperson Advocacy and Regulation, Florida Chapter of the American Nursing Informatics Association (FL ANIA) January 2014 – Present (1 year 1 month)Science and Technology
2014 - Present

Certificate in Health Informatics (HCINF-CT) St Petersburg College
2010 - Present

Graduate Certificate Health Informatics, USF Morsani College of Medicince
0 - 2014

Co-Chair Chapter Advocay & Public Policy Edit, Central & North Florida Health Information Management Society (CNFL HIMSS) December 2013 – Present (1 year 2 months)Science and Technology
0 - Present

Committee Member,Central & North Florida Chapter Health Information Management Systems Society (CNFL HIMSS)November 2014 – Present (3 months)Science and Technology
0 - Present

Vice President, Florida Chapter of American Nursing Informatics, Education,Florida Chapter of American Nursing Informatics Association (FL ANIA) January 2015 Science and Technology
0 - Present

Honors and Awards

Johnson & Johnson Forecast Achievement Award

Johnson & Johnson Standards of Leaderhisp Award Customer/Market Place Focus