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John D. McGreevey, III, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Hospitalist , Section of Hospital Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Associate Chief Medical Information Officer, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Senior Fellow, Institute for Biomedical Informatics, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Division of General Internal Medicine
Section of Hospital Medicine 5 Maloney
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-3797
BA (English (Magna Cum Laude))
Cornell University, College of Arts and Sciences, 1995.
MD (Medicine)
The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, 2001.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (Boston, MA), 2001-2002.
Clinical Fellow in Medicine, Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA), 2001-2004.
Resident in Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (Boston, MA), 2002-2004.
American Medical Informatics Association 10x10 Course, Oregon Health and Science University, 2010-2011.
Short Course on Human Factors Engineering and Patient Safety, Systems Engineering Initiative for Patient Safety; Center for Quality and Productivity Improvement; University of Wisconsin Madison, 2012-2012.
Physician Builder Certification, Epic Systems Corporation, 2018-present.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2004.
American Board of Preventive Medicine, Clinical Informatics Board Certification, 2016.
American Heart Association, Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider, 2021.
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Description of Other Expertise

Clinical Informatics

Selected Publications

McGreevey JD 3rd, Mallozzi CP, Perkins RM, Shelov E, Schreiber R: Reducing Alert Burden in Electronic Health Records: State of the Art Recommendations from Four Health Systems. Applied Clinical Informatics. Thieme, 11(1): 1-12, January 2020 Notes: DOI: doi:10.1055/s-0039-3402715.

Colleen Mallozzi, MBA, RN, David Stabile, MSN, RN, Jency Daniel, MSN, RN, Kathy Zopf-Herling, MSN, RN-BC, Rebecca Stamm, MSN, RN, CCNS, CCRN, David Pegues, MD, Kim Pavan, CRNP, Karen Pinsky, MD, John D. McGreevey III, MD: Developing a Nurse Driven Universal Screening Assessment for an Inpatient Population. Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society Annual Meeting; Nursing Informatics Symposium February 2019.

Umscheid CA, McGreevey III JD, Greysen SR.: Dying in the hospital with advanced dementia [Spotlight]. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online] December 2017 Notes: Available at:

McGreevey III JD. : Unexpected drawbacks of electronic order sets. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online] U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, November 2016 Notes:

Amato MG, Salazar A, Hickman TT, Quist AJ, Volk LA, Wright A, McEvoy D, Galanter WL, Koppel R, Loudin B, Adelman J, McGreevey JD 3rd, Smith DH, Bates DW, Schiff GD : Computerized prescriber order entry-related patient safety reports: analysis of 2522 medication errors. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. Oxford University Press, Page: 1-6, 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1093/jamia/ocw125. [Epub ahead of print]

Schiff, G et al.: Computerized Order Entry Medication Safety (CPOEMS): Uncovering and Learning from Issues and Errors. United States Food and Drug Administration-commissioned report Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School Partners Healthcare (eds.). United States Food and Drug Administration, December 2015 Notes: Supported by FDA contract HHSF223201000008I/HHSF22301005T

Nikkisha P. McCrea, Kai T. Xu, and John D. McGreevey III: Preparing for Electronic Provider Documentation: A Survey of Physician Preferences about Dictation and Speech Recognition Capabilities at an Academic Medical Center. Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting March 2014.

Ilona S. Lorincz, Yevgeniy Gitelman, Nate Stromberg, Gordon Tait, Matt Van DerTuyn, Roy Rosin, John McGreevey, John Salmon, Bill Hanson, Neha Patel, and Jennifer Myers: Brainstorm: Leveraging Social Media to Accelerate IT Innovation. Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting March 2014.

McGreevey John D: Order sets in electronic health records: principles of good practice. Chest 143(1): 228-35, Jan 2013.

John D. McGreevey III, Shiny George, C. William Hanson III: Existence and Content of Academic Hospital Policies that Address Physician Documentation in Electronic Health Records Proceedings of the American Medical Informatics Association, 2011 Page: 1885, October 2011 Notes: Poster Presentation.

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