About MJ Reiners
MJ Reiners, President, launched Summerland Education LLC to enable healthcare organizations to leverage internal resources and develop high performing work teams in order to reach their EHR goals. With 22 years of healthcare experience and having led 12 enterprise installations at prestigious healthcare organizations (five of which have reached Stage 6 and 7 of the HIMSS EMR Adoption Model), she has the expertise to execute organization-wide projects effectively while saving significant dollars, time, and stress.
Prior to Summerland, Ms. Reiners spent 10 years at Epic as an Implementation and Client Relations Executive and became known for her ability to turn around projects and lead teams that produce noteworthy success. Before joining Epic, she held the role of Vice President of Applications at SSM Healthcare managing a team of 40 professionals. This team conducted implementations, optimization, and support for the mission-critical applications of SSM, the first healthcare enterprise to with the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality award for quality care and process improvement.
MJ loves to teach and has provided advanced implementation and leadership courses to hundreds of project managers in the US and a developing team in Amsterdam. She has spoken at IHI and HIMSS on the topic of Organization Performance Improvement and was named one of the “25 IT People to Watch” by Computerworld Magazine for her leadership and mediation skills.
MJ enjoys helping organizations manage the human side of healthcare change by providing practical information with a creative spark and breaking down barriers without being intimidating. She is passionate about her client’s success and happiness so active projects are limited to provide dedicated time and energy to each organization.