As a Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Dr. Palana's goal at the hospital is to ensure that our patients receive the highest standard of medical care. He ensures that all healthcare regulations and safety standards are met. As well as address the inherent conflicts between physicians and hospital goals.
As a Chief Medical Informatics Officer (CMIO), Dr. Palana has led the implementation of multiple electronic health record (EMR) systems for an array of hospitals and healthcare providers. His EMR consultation service helps hospitals improve compliance by integrating departments, realigning clinical objectives, and facilitating communication as they make the switch from paper records to electronic medical records.
He seeks to advance clinical and technological opportunities by improving quality of care, cost-effectiveness, detailed records, and efficiency while reducing waste.