|Bob Hooper, Past President|
VP of Client Services
First Healthcare Advisory Solutions
Bob is the Vice President of Client Services for First Choice Professionals. He brings 24 years of Healthcare information technology management, implementation, support, consulting, and sales experience to the MDHIMSS Board.
Bob is able to draw upon his roles working at hospitals as a Network Engineer, Project Manager, and an Applications Director, as well as on the commercial side as Sales Executive, to help the board look at the Healthcare industry through both viewpoints. Bob has worked with SMS, MEDITECH, McKesson, and Epic in his years of working at hospitals.
Bob has served on the board for 11 years, starting as a Member-at- Large, serving as the Community Outreach Committee Chair, Vice President, President, and now as the Past President/Golf Committee Co-Chair.
Bob holds a B.S. in Physical Science from the United States Naval Academy, and was commissioned as a US Naval Officer. He served as a Surface Warfare Officer in the US Navy before finding his calling in the Healthcare arena.