David KovelChief Advisor, IT & Data Strategy

    David Kovel is the Chief Advisor of IT & Data Strategy at Scale Physician Group.

    David currently leads the information systems technology department as CIO for Continuum Health Alliance, a management services organization. He oversees all of Continuum’s technology services, operations, and applications, while supervising strategic planning to ensure that Continuum and its healthcare clients are at the forefront of technological developments that maximize service and efficiency.

    A seasoned healthcare technology practitioner, David has served as a senior executive for a number of health care and related organizations.  As the interim CIO and senior technology leader for several physician, he has led provider organizations across the country in a variety of markets. He brings deep expertise in technology architecture, information systems planning, strategic technology deployment, operational and business process improvement, application development and implementation, business sourcing services integration, organization development, and change management.

    David earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland and holds a Master of Information Systems Management from UMBC. He is a Certified Professional in Health Care Information and Management Systems (CPHIMS) and served on the technology faculty at the Carey Business School of the Johns Hopkins University, teaching Carey MBA students.