Dell Services Healthcare & Life Sciences
Dr. Nick is the Chief Medical Officer for Dell Services Healthcare & Life Sciences
(HCLS) business where he is responsible for providing strategic insight to help
Dell advance its support of healthcare organizations, medical professionals and
patients through information-enabled healthcare. He helps Dell’s global
healthcare customers develop a strategy and apply technology to achieve an IT
environment that is interconnected, efficient and patient-focused.
Dr. Nick brings a distinctive blend of medical practitioner and business strategist,
both national and international, to the realm of healthcare technology. A
graduate of the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, University of London,
Dr. Nick is a pioneering creator in the evolution of healthcare technology. After
several years as a medical practitioner in London and Australia, he joined an
international who’s who in healthcare, academia and business, in the
development of the first electronic medical record in the early 1990’s and later,
as a business leader in one of the first speech recognition Internet companies.
His rare combination of patience, creativity, skill and intrinsic business ethics has
led him to a diverse career in healthcare with some of the most prestigious
hospitals, consulting firms, and technology companies.
He is a member of the HIMSS mHealth Committee where he pays attention not
just to processes and systems, but to people. His ability to speak in terms people
can actually understand makes him a sought out speaker on the practical and
futuristic use of healthcare technology and how it can cost effectively improve
In addition to writing and lecturing on futuristic trends in healthcare technology,
his advice and counsel is sought by hospitals, physicians and other allied
healthcare professionals — all of whom are trying to figure out how to integrate
and use technology to make the healthcare system work from the perspectives
of quality and financial success.