Joerg “George” Heintz

Title Senior Program Manager

Joerg Heintz is leading the Health Care Engineering Systems Center’s Health Data Analytics Group. He manages the development and delivery of the health data analytics initiatives and serves as liaison between HCESC and healthcare providers, the healthcare industry, and other healthcare researchers.

Changing the healthcare delivery model and how the decisions are made relies heavily on the seamless combination of strategy, health data analytics, and implementation processes. The Health Data Analytics Group of HCESC powers those data-driven transformations and creates enormous opportunities to improve patient outcomes while managing costs.

Joerg has a proven track record in delivering IT transformation projects aimed to align the IT environment with the strategy. He has profound practical experience in designing enterprise and IT architectures, designing and implementing ITIL processes, operational risk- and compliance processes, and IT governance models. His past clients include Fortune 50 companies providing IT service, healthcare providers, reinsurers, and a world leading automotive manufacturer.

He gained his experience in academic environments at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), and at the University of Illinois’ NIH BD2K Center for Large Genomic Data, where he served as Associate Director. In his industry career he served as executive manager and management consultant for IBM, Swisscom, and 1&1 Internet AG.