Chief Information Officer for Alexandra Health System & Khoo Teck Puat Hospital Integrated Health Information Systems (IHiS) Mr Alvin Ong is Integrated Health Information Systems’ (IHiS) Chief Information Officer for the Alexandra Health System cluster. IHiS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MOH Holdings, architects and manages highly integrated systems across Singapore’s public healthcare sector. It transforms healthcare by driving technology excellence, innovations and synergies, supporting more than 30,000 users. Alexandra Health cluster, which runs Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, looks after more than 800,000 residents in northern Singapore and will be building the future Yishun Community Hospital, Woodlands General Hospital, Woodlands Community Hospital and Woodlands Nursing Home. As the CIO for Alexandra Health, Mr Ong provides healthcare information technology leadership and aligns Alexandra Health’s IT to the cluster’s and national strategies. He also oversees the implementation of all IT initiatives for the cluster. Mr Ong has over 19 years’ experience in healthcare-IT spanning major healthcare organisations such as SingHealth, National Healthcare Group, Alexandra Hospital, Changi General Hospital and Toa Payoh Hospital. He was involved in the planning for the Khoo Teck Puat Hospital which was opened in 2010 and Changi General Hospital which was opened in 1997. He has been appointed Distinguished Professional by Republic Polytechnic, Adjunct Faculty by Singapore Management University and serves in the Engineering Accreditation Board’s accreditation of B. Eng degrees at NUS, NTU and SUTD. He had served in the executive committee of several national IT initiatives and professional associations including National Infocomm Competency Framework Steering Committee, IT Standards Committee, Service Innovation Design Technical Committee, IT Governance Technical Committee, HCA Hospice, IT Management Association and 2013 CIO Executive Program. He was accorded the “Toastmaster of the Year 2012” award by Toastmasters International, District 80 / Division U. He is also featured in the 2nd edition of “Who’s Who in Engineering Singapore” by The Institution of Engineers Singapore in 2013. Mr Ong has a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) from National University of Singapore, a Master of Business Administration from University of Surrey, UK, and is a Certified IT Project Management Programme (CITPM) Senior.