Stephen H. Rannells is the senior manager for Healthcare at IMR Inc. He has a long history and significant experience in the healthcare industry. He held executive client service positions with healthcare industry vendors IDX, QuadraMed and the Siemens/SMS consulting group. While part of the Humana Hospital group and the Kindred Health Network, Rannells was instrumental in defining healthcare data flow and information requirements. As a consultant with Price Waterhouse Coopers Consulting Management Group, he consulted on the workflow process changes for Integrated Data Networks at large hospitals.