Sallie Arnett serves as the Vice President of Information Systems and Chief Information Officer for Licking Memorial Health Systems in Newark, Ohio, where she is responsible for establishing the strategic vision for information technology and the optimization of the organization’s EHR systems. She is an experienced healthcare executive with nearly 20 years as a healthcare CIO and 30 years of healthcare industry experience. Her key area of interest is leveraging information technology to improve the quality of patient care. Under her direction, Licking Memorial Hospital has achieved recognition as one of HealthCare’s Most Wired Hospitals four times as well as being designated a HIMSS EMR Adoption Model Stage 6 hospital. In 2017, Becker’s Hospital Review recognized Sallie as one of the 100 Community Hospital CIOs to Know.