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Chatham University

Healthcare Informatics (MHI) Faculty and Staff

Susan Heilman

Adjunct Faculty
Hometown : Cheswick

Academic Areas of Interest

Healthcare Informatics, Hospital Finance, Healthcare Policy, Healthcare Facility Design

Personal Areas of Interest

Travel, World history


A seasoned healthcare professional with 30+ years in various segments of the healthcare industry to include acute care delivery, consulting, medical devices, health policy, and healthcare informatics. I have worked extensively in IT/Informatics projects that successfully blend clinical, operational, and financial outcomes data for the purpose of improvements in care delivery.


  • M.P.M., Carnegie Mellon University (Pittsburgh, PA), 1990


  • National Committee for Quality Healthcare Award for CHF Program Redesign


  • Healthcare Financial Management Association


  • "The Healthcare Impact of the ORBITA Trial," (Washington, D.C.) May 2018
  • "The Economics of Market Entry for Thrombectomy-Capable Acute Care Facilities" Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology (Boston, MA) September 2017