Steve Sarros

Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Baptist Health Care



CIO Panel

Thursday, October 3rd at 1:00 PM in Emerald Coast

Steve Sarros is a vice president and the chief information officer (CIO) at Baptist Health Care in Pensacola, Florida. Baptist Health Care recently implemented a complete Allscripts enterprise electronic health records (EHR) system that includes information technology (IT) solutions for patient engagement, population health, physician practices and hospital operations. The new system also manages the clinical and revenue cycle systems. As CIO, Steve, with the enterprise IT team, engaged the entire organization and built the case for Allscripts adoption that changed the tools every caregiver uses to care for patients.

Steve possesses extensive knowledge and substantial experience in healthcare IT. He has spent the last 25 years in roles of progressive responsibility. Steve served as an IT executive at Catholic Health Partners and Spectrum Health System prior to joining Baptist in2012. Steve earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in engineering from Purdue University.

Baptist includes three hospitals, four medical parks, Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine, Lakeview Center, Baptist Medical Group and Cardiology Consultants. The organization employs more than 6,500 team members and is the largest non-governmental employer in northwest Florida.