Prashila Dullabh is Health IT Program Area Director for Health Information Technology. In this role she leads NORC's health IT portfolio of projects and is responsible for directing health IT technical assistance, evaluation and assessment projects for federal agencies and foundations. Dr. Dullabh also leads health IT business development and proposal activities at NORC.
Dr. Dullabh is currently Project Director for the Evaluation of the State Health Information Exchange Cooperative Agreement Program for the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC). This is a four-year, mixed-method evaluation of the $560 million State Health Information Exchange Cooperative Agreement Program funded under HITECH. Dullabh has also led various other evaluations including the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Fee-For-Service Personal Health Record Pilot, the Common Ground evaluation for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the EHR-Lab Interoperability and Connectivity Specification (ELINCS) standard for the California Healthcare Foundation and the CMS electronic prescribing pilots. Dullabh has also directed large technical assistance centers including the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) National Resource Center for Health IT and the Health Resources and Services Administration HIT Technical Assistance Center.
Prior to joining NORC, Dr. Dullabh served as the Informatics and Clinical Team Manager at PHNS/Adventist Healthcare where she was responsible for large-enterprise wide clinical implementation projects In this capacity she led the workflow analysis and redesign efforts associated with clinical system implementations. Prior to this she led the Tunitas Group Practice in automated workflow and design.