Irene Koch Esq. Executive Director Brooklyn Health Information Exchange (BHIX)
Irene Koch is the Executive Director of Brooklyn Health Information exchange (BHIX) since 2007. Ms Koch oversees the activities of the BHIX regional health information exchange strategic initiatives for it’s expansion and presence in the HIE landscape. Ms Koch has a particular expertise on privacy and governance issues related to electronic exchange of community-wide health information. She is a member of the Policy and Operations Council of the New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC) and a frequent contributor on issues relating to health information technology transformation. Ms Koch, an attorney, previously served as Associate General Counsel at Maimonides Medical centre, Assistant Counsel with New York State Department of Health and as a Associate at Wilkie Farr & Gallagher.