Dr. David Butler

Dr. David K. Butler is the Vice President for Information Services, EHR Optimization and Transformation Initiatives at Sutter Health. His current range of responsibilities includes strategic optimization of people, processes, and technology pertaining to the implementation, stabilization, and ongoing utilization of the Epic Systems Electronic Health Record (branded “Sutter EHR”) by clinicians throughout the Sutter Health system. He spearheads the creation of a more robust and customer-centric communication strategy for end users, stakeholders, and internal IS teams. Dr. Butler is passionate about the end-user experience and software interface as they pertain to clinician efficiency. He is a “ridiculous optimist” and has dedicated his life to caring for patients more effectively by leveraging technology “the right way!”