Megan Pruente is the Identity Manager Team Lead at Just Associates, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in data integrity and data quality solutions. Previously, she worked as a business analyst for a large healthcare organization, where she deployed their EHR across eleven hospitals and various clinics. Her career has expanded into several
areas such as electronic implementation, maintenance of EHR’s, health information exchanges in acute care and physician settings, and Public Health Informatics. Mrs. Pruente regularly mentors’ students, is an active member of AHIMA, and teachers’ online courses for the Health Informatics program at Charter Oak State College. Both CHIMA and AHIMA awarded her the prestigious Rising Star award in 2014. She is also a nationally recognized speaker on data integrity and quality-related topics. In addition to holding her RHIA certification, Mrs. Pruente also holds a graduate degree in Public Health, focusing on informatics and policy.