Marcia Cheadle, RN, is the Director of Advanced Clinical Applications for Inland Northwest Health Services (INHS). Cheadle is responsible for the implementation and integration of more than 25 hospital advanced clinical and client server applications programs. She has directed multiple implementations leading to HIMSS Stage 6 and most recently HIMSS Stage 7. Over the past 3 years, Cheadle has orchestrated Meaningful Use strategies, achieving multiple Stage 1 ARRA attestations and successful CMS audits and worked with the BEACON program, facilitating Regional Care Coordination for Type II Diabetics. Cheadle is helping hospitals meet ARRA Stage 2 requirements, focusing on increased data integration and patient engagement. Cheadle maintains her profession as a practicing nurse at a local Emergency Department.