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Chatham University

Healthcare Informatics (MHI) Faculty and Staff

Otto Salguero

Otto Salguero

Adjunct Faculty
Hometown : Warren, Ohio
Joined Chatham : 2016

Academic Areas of Interest

Systems Management, Telemedicine, Healthcare effectiveness improvement by combining information technology, human, environmental & political factors, Health Information Exchanges, Ambulatory healthcare delivery, Health information security and confidentiality

Personal Areas of Interest

Outdoor activities: Hiking, skiing, kayaking, bicycling, camping, sailing,...


has extensive experience in managing healthcare information systems and providing consulting services in areas dealing with process improvement and change management for health care. His experience ranges from developing software to support nurse staffing, to improve clinic scheduling processes, to developing information system strategic plans for hospital conglomerates. Dr. Salguero experience includes Chief Information Officer (CIO) for Multi-hospital Systems, Healthcare Consultant, IT Outsourcing Services Executive, IT Department Director, Management Engineer and Computer Programmer. His experience includes working for IBM, Forbes Health System, Ernst & Young, Halifax Community Health Systems, Ascension Health, Bon Secours Health System, Excela Health, and Hewlett Packard. He holds a PhD degree in Industrial Engineering and a Master in Public Health from the University of Pittsburgh.


  • BS Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1972
  • MPH, University of Pittsburgh, 1974
  • PhD Industrial Engineering, Univesity of Pittsburgh, 1978