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Felicia M.Baxter MD

Work experience

Oct 2014Present

HoneIt Expert


I am a seasoned expert  in information systems industry and I conduct the very best interviews while providing constructive objective feedback that allows me to assess the skills of active job seekers. 

Jun 2000Jul 2003

Major, Pediatrician

United States Air Force

Provided inpatient and Outpatient care for servicemen dependents under the age of 18 at Fort Bragg as borrowed military and Pope AFB, 43rd MDG Family Practice Clinic. 

May 2014Present

Regional Chief Medical Infomation Officer

  •  I will champion and provide leadership for the on-going development, advancement and optimization of clinical systems and technology that impact patient safety & quality of care throughout the region. In conjunction with Regional Chief Information Officer(RCIO) and Regional Clinical Informatics Manager(RCIM), as the Regional CMIO. The following are my current duties:
  • Develop understanding of physician needs and build relationships with physicians to assure widespread acceptance, adoption and meaningful use of clinical information systems.
  • Assists in the development of strategic and tactical plans for clinical information systems. Work with clinical information teams on translating these trends into designing, building and implementing enhancements to the current system to align with national IT initiatives, Corporate IT strategies and goals. Leads and facilitates physician and clinician advisory groups in the design and enhancement of clinical information systems.
  • Work with the CMIO and Chief Medical Officer in deploying standardized evidence based medicine corporate content and ensures adoption of best practices.
  • Lead system-wide effort to improve patient safety, promote cultural change and develop metrics to track safety as a system-wide priority.
  • Initiate and oversee the development of a comprehensive quality/performance improvement program utilizing processes to disseminate best practices from within and without the system.
Nov 2013May 2014

Physician Strategist

  • Physician Strategist 3 rd Party contractor to provide Cerner assistance to CHS(Community Health Systems) newly acquired facilities Cleveland Skyridge TN and Petersburg Southside VA.
  • Provide expert knowledge of the full scope of physician based solutions.
  • Lead physician strategy discussions, solution demonstrations, assists in education and conversion support, and physician adoption and optimization.
Jan 2013Sep 2013

Physician Inpatient Consultant

CERNER Millennium, Clinovations
  • Participated in the activation CPOE in FirstNet, Surginet, and Powerchart for Medstar Union Memorial, Franklin Square, Washington Hospital and Georgetown University Hospital. Participated in the activation of CPOE in Powerchart Broward Health. duties included provide content, review, and revise Powerplans.
  • Participated in provider training Broward Health. With the rest of my team, I helped to manage open issues, remediation testing, and options for problem resolution.
  • Determined scope and resolution of problems and ensure customer/partners have appropriate updates. Provided at the elbow support for physicians, residents and mid‐ level providers. Analyzed area specific assessments, care plans, flow sheets and made time sensitive recommendations for adjustment(for OB, NICU, Pediatrics).
  • Workflow analysis and integration and optimization of the use of Cerner interfaces to deliver patient care efficiently and safely.
  • Provided key demonstrations of best practices to the hospital physicians and key support staff. CERNER Millennium End User/Expert(May 2005-Present) Locations: Children's Medical Dallas, Herman Memorial at the Woodlands, Christus St. Vincent's, Carolinas Health System. Modules used: Powerchart, FirstNet, Surginet, Maternity, Dynamic Documentation, Powernote, and Ambulatory. I also have a working knowledge of PharmNet, RadNet, and LabNet.
Aug 2000Present

Meditech End User and Clinician

Expert knowledge of Magic v5.66 and Client Server. In addition to extensive direct use of the system, myself, as a practicing physician, I have assisted in training other physicians with order entry(POM-provider order entry), documentation(PDOC), and result viewing(labs, radiology, reports etc.) Served on Executive HIT committee as CPOE rolled out to all departments. I have an expert command of content, workflows and meaningful use(MU) legislation, and am able to provide information to build MU compliant, evidence based, order sets. Participated with informaticians during weekly meeting to discuss issue resolution and communication between end users, IT staff and administration. Analyzed area specific assessments, care plans, flow sheets and made time sensitive recommendations for adjustment(for OB, NICU, Pediatrics Inpatient and ER) to order sets and with documentation using PDOC. Meditech End User/Clinical Practice Locations
Oct 2013Present

Senior Physician Consultant

Santa Rosa Consulting
Senior Physician Consultant, Meditech Certification v. 6x. Physician champion to promote MEDITECH use by physicians Assesses physician readiness and demonstrating and adhering to best practice standards for PDOC and CPOE. Communicating and training other physicians on MEDITECH. Participate in design sessions for CPOE and PDOC. Provide over-site of design, build, and go-live of PDOC and CPOE. Providing clinical expertise for a study that is evaluating and managing obesity for an Accountable Care Environment.
Jul 2000Present

Pediatric Hospitalist and Pediatric Generalist

Multiple, Available upon request
Pediatric Hospitalist and Pediatric Generalist Board Certified by American Board of Pediatrics 13+ years Pediatric Hospitalist who has provided coverage in Level 2 NICU, Pediatric Wards, Pediatric Emergency Rooms and Urgent Care Centers in large academic setting such as Children's Medical Center of Dallas, large urban settings such as Presbyterian/St. Luke's in Denver, large corporate facilities for HCA and Tenet, and numerous community hospitals including Betsy Johnson Dunn NC, Fort Walton Beach Regional FL, Lake Pointe Medical Center TX, Twin Lakes KY, and Maui Memorial HI. Responsible for admission and inpatient management of Pediatric patients ages 17 and under. Provide consults to ER and local outpatient physicians. Manage ill children with common and complex disease states including neurologic, respiratory, endocrine, and gastrointestinal. Responsible for utilization reviews for inpatient pediatric patients. Co-authored and review division policies for the management of inpatient pediatric patients. Experienced in the diagnosis and management of child abuse; psychological, physical, and sexual. Provide expert testimony in child abuse cases for district attorney's office for York County SC and served on the Child Maltreatment panel for the US Army/Air Force.


Jan 2003Dec 2003


UT College of Business

Physician Executive MBA

Aug 1993May 1997


University of Florida College of Medicine
Aug 1989May 1993


Mary Washington College University of Mary Washington

BS Biology


Social Media
Clinical Systems
Computerized Physician Order Entry
Academic Medical Center

Social Media Manager Ruminations

My mind is constantly going thinking about everything around me. I have so many interests and I want to go everywhere and experience everything all at once. Until we master cloning or tele-portation, that is not feasible. I keep focused by managing multiple projects simultaneously. This is key to my own sanity.