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Healthix Board of Directors

Board of Directors / Leadership 

Healthix is regulated and sponsored by the New York State Department of Health. We are governed by a board of directors from the local New York community. Our team has deep knowledge of clinical care, hospital administration and technology to ensure the highest quality of service and patient care.

Executive Committee of the Board:

David I. Cohen, MD, MSc Board Chair & Executive Committee Chair
EVP, Population Health & Academic Affairs
Maimonides Medical Center

Gerald J. Kelly, DO – Vice Chair, Board of Directors & Executive Committee
Chief Information Officer, Stony Brook Medicine
Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Biomedical Informatics
Diplomate ABFM and Clinical Informatics, ABPM
Department of Family, Population and Preventive Medicine
Stonybrook Medicine

Thomas Early Treasurer and Secretary
Independent Consultant

Irene Koch, Esq.
Executive VP, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary
Hospital for Special Surgery

David Schimel
Managing Director
New York Medical Staff Leadership Council
North Shore Physicians Organization

Matthew Siegler
SVP for Managed Care and Patient Growth
VP for OneCity Health
NYC Health + Hospital


The Healthix Board of Directors includes seats for members of stakeholder groups, including healthcare consumers, providers, payers and additional organizations. In addition, Healthix engages members and users to identify opportunities for improvement and to ensure customer usage and satisfaction. For specific questions about our decision-making procedures or policies, contact us.

Current Board of Directors’ Meeting Agenda and Minutes
(Healthix Bylaws and Board Meeting Materials are available upon request).

July 28, 2023
Board of Directors Meeting Agenda

June 6, 2023
Board of Directors Meeting Agenda
Board of Directors Minutes

March 9, 2023
Board of Directors Meeting Agenda
Board of Directors Minutes

January 30, 2023
Board of Directors Meeting Agenda
Board of Directors Minutes

December 7, 2022
Board of Directors Meeting Agenda
Board of Directors Minutes

September 7, 2022
Board of Directors Meeting Agenda
Board of Directors Minutes

Older Meeting Agendas and Minutes

Full Board:

Michael Bouton, MD
Chief Medical Information Officer
NYC Health + Hospitals

Paul N. Casale, MD, MPH, FACC
Executive Director
New York Quality Care ACO,
NewYork-Presbyterian, Columbia
and Weill Cornell Medicine

Gabriel M. Cohen, MD
CMIO, Population Health
Infectious Disease Informatics Liaison, EITS
Attending, Division of Infectious Diseases, Bellevue Hospital
NYU Langone Health

Arthur Gianelli
President of St. Luke’s Hospital
Advisor to CEO for Medicaid Strategy
Mount Sinai Health System

Michael Guarino
President, IPA NY

David Alan Horwitz, MD
Pediatric Assoc. of NYC, PC
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Charles King
President and CEO
Housing Works

David Leventhal
Senior Director, Clinical Innovation
Worldwide R&D

Larry McReynolds
SVP, Community Health
NYU Langone Health System

Marc d. Paradis
VP, Data Strategy
Northwell Health
Northwell Holdings & Ventures

Donna Rey, EdD
Executive Director and CEO
1199SEIU Benefit and Pension Funds

Fred S. Sganga
Executive Director
Long Island State Veterans Home

Gretchen Van Wye, Ph.D., MA
Assistant Commissioner & City Registrar Bureau of Vital Statistics
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Anup Vidyarthy, MS MBA
Chief Information Officer
The Stepping Stones Group