About Justin

Innovation strategist and host of healthcare’s most popular weekly syndicated radio show This Just In, Justin is a corporate, board and public policy advisor. Justin is Chairman Emeritus of the HIMSS EHR Association and the voice of HIMSS Radio. He is also Co-Founder of the Health Innovation Think Tank where he assists organizations with industry strategy, collaboration and leadership.
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Entrepreneurial and economic leaders meet at White House
Achieved $750 million worth of exits
(*$14.7B inc. McKesson)
Built business from $1-$150
million in annual revenue
A leader in innovation
for over 20 years
Testified on Capitol
Hill 23 times
Built 7 dynamic teams
& companies
Advised last 3 presidential


Advisor to U.S. presidential campaigns on healthcare public policy, HIPAA, health information exchange, health IT and EHRs, Justin Barnes has formally addressed Congress and three Presidential Administrations on more than twenty occasions with statements relating to alternative payment and care delivery models, MACRA, the Quality Payment Programs, value-based reimbursement, interoperability, EHR meaningful use, consumerism, health IT innovation, health information exchange, patient engagement, quality, HIPAA and the globalization of healthcare. Barnes is a regular public speaker and has appeared in more than 2,000 journals, magazines and broadcast media outlets relating to national leadership of healthcare and health IT.
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Slide “As a board advisor, Justin has been essential
to Gozio Health’s growth. From market and product
strategy to lead generation and fundraising, Justin has
been a tremendous asset for my company.”
— Joshua Titus, CEO, Gozio Health
Slide “Justin Barnes has a rare balance of insightful vision and ability to execute.
Few people can lead others as effectively with such diplomacy and ease.
I've known Justin as a competitor and as a client for five years—and he has
an idealistic tenacity within this health IT industry that is exemplary. I've
never seen Justin shy away from doing whatever it takes to make things
happen—no matter how lofty or granular the task.”
— Julia Zarb, Program Director, University of Toronto
Slide “Justin has a superior ability to understand the value sets of disparate
parties trying to achieve consensus, and successfully negotiate obstacles
to achieving that consensus. His political acumen is also superb, and his
work towards guiding legislative efforts further healthcare information
technology has not only benefited the industry, but consumers of
healthcare as well.” — Michael McCoy, MD
Slide “Justin has been a great advisor to ePatientFinder.
From industry strategy, to corporate & business
development, to marketing & public relations
Justin has generated outstanding value
to my company.” —Tom Dorsett, CEO, ePatientFinder
Slide “ I have worked with Justin in a wide range of environments and
appreciate the skill, confidence and consistency he brings to any
endeavor. I’ve seen Justin work skillfully with various groups
and people on important issues that had often had individuals
with very strong and even sometimes difficult personalities.
Justin will always fairly and skillfully work the issue or
problem at hand.” —Lisa Spellman, Senior Director, HIMSS


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