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Pat Keating

Pennsylvania Dept. of Health
Chief Information Officer

Patrick is the CIO for the Pennsylvania Departments of Health and Drug and Alcohol Programs. He oversees all aspects of IT including Application Development, Customer Support, Operations, Database Administration, Network Communications, Project Management and Information Security. Patrick leads the Health Informatics Division at the PA Department of Health which includes 20+ statisticians, the Enterprise Data Warehouse team and the Public Health Registries Application Development team. He oversees an annual budget of $45+ million and manages a staff of 120 employees.

Patrick has been with the Commonwealth since 2004. Prior to joining the Commonwealth, he worked for Highmark Blue Shield for fifteen years.

He has a undergraduate degree in Computer Science and a master’s degree in Information Systems from Penn State University. He completed the Certified Government CIO program at Harrisburg University in August 2013.