Mark has been treating patients for over 30 years and has been involved and a leader in organized dentistry throughout his career. He has been a strategist and consultant for practice management vendors and third parties concerning data collection, interchange, and analysis. He has served as a designer and beta tester for two current systems.
Dr. Jurkovich has been involved in standards organizations previously and is currently working with groups to develop terminologies that will assist in electronic information exchange. He has lectured regionally and nationally on third party issues and on converting practice management systems to true electronic records systems. He currently serves on the State of Minnesota’s E-Health Committee which is charged with helping all health care practitioners have systems that will allow for complete information exchange. Mark anticipates completing a Master’s Degree in Health Informatics by the end of 2012.