Michael Denton, RN, BSN, MS has experience in the SICU, MICU, ER, OR, telemetry, medical surgical units, geriatric care, and medical informatics. He received his Masters of Science in Nursing Informatics from the University of Utah. He is leading projects including terminology mapping and concept development using SNOMED CT, LOINC, ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, and other terminology standards. His interests are in leveraging healthcare interoperability and Meaningful Use to improve patient care and outcomes.
Three words that describe me: motivated, outlandish, adventurer
If you could be any animal what would it be: a pterodactyl
What did you want to be when you grew up: I always wanted to be in some form of service position (i.e. military, police, fire fighter)