Joseph Babaian is a progressive leader and healthcare IT consultant hailing from humid Houston, Texas. He has over 15 years of IT management and business development experience supporting the healthcare and telecommunications sectors.
Joseph is co-moderator along with Colin Hung @Colin_Hung and Bernadette Keefe, MD @nxtstop1 of the popular blog and Twitter chat hosted by the Healthcare Leadership Blog Hcldr.org #hcldrnxtstop1 – please check it out for ongoing engagement, exciting healthcare topics, and solutions from our worldwide community of engaged participants.
An engaged pro in using social media to improve customer experience and engagement, Joseph works to be a driver for creating new efficiencies in business operations plus finding and creating new opportunities. With a keen interest in healthcare leadership initiatives, Joseph led a motivated and skilled group of senior MBA students to create a successful business plan for the Texas Medical Center’s Council of Nursing Executives in pursuit of a new Nursing Leadership Institute. The resulting business plan was well-received by the council and adopted as their blueprint.
Joseph holds a Master of Business Administration in Strategic Management with a focus on Healthcare administration from the University of Houston. He is a member of ACHE, HIMSS, Beta Gamma Sigma, serves as Vice-President for his MBA Alumni Association, and spends time in the summer helping to lead his community summer swim team, The Sharks.