Dr. Menachemi is a health services researcher who has experience evaluating the impact of health information technologies, including the use of electronic health records (EHRs), on various organizational performance outcomes including physician and patient satisfaction, financial performance, and quality of care. His work also has investigated the impact of health policies, including the HITECH Act, on hospital and physician behaviors and performance.
He is currently working on various projects that explore how informatics tools can be leveraged to improve population health following changes to US health care reimbursement models.
Dr. Menachemi serves as the Chair for the Department of Health Policy and Management which includes training programs at the undergraduate, masters, doctoral, and post-doctoral level. In addition, he teaches in the Business of Medicine physician MBA program at the Indiana University Kelley School of Business.