As Chief Innovation Officer, Mr. Bhatt will lead technology innovations relevant to FEI’s core business direction; develop strategies and tactics of growth and protection of intellectual properties; build a grant backlog supporting FEI’s innovative initiatives; manage R&D resources; and monitor progress and alignment to FEI core businesses. Mr. Bhatt was Principal Consultant at Knightsbridge Solution, serving as Technical Project Manager for Capital One and Lead Architect for Freddie Mac. He was Senior System Architect at Intelix, serving as Project Lead for Marriott and Project Lead for Verizon. Mr. Bhatt has more than 20 years of professional experience with large-scale health IT systems and solutions for government-related behavioral health and Long-Term Services and Supports (LTSS) services. He has extensive experience with web application development, data warehousing, business intelligence, and data analytics. He brings deep knowledge to analysis, technical assistance, and health IT system design for federal government, states, and counties. He is expert in the development and review of health IT standards and is an active member of Health Level 7 (HL7). He is an expert in healthcare interoperability content standards such as CCD/C32, CDA, C-CDA, FHIR, as well as standardized terminology such as SNOMED-CT, LOINC, CPT/HCPCS, and RxNorm. Mr. Bhatt earned a Master of Business Administration in Information Systems and Finance and a Master of Technology in Electrical and Control Systems Engineering.