Jan Oldenburg
Senior Practice Leader, Health Portfolio, Internet Services Group
Kaiser Permanente


Jan Oldenburg's background includes 25 years of progressive management with a focus on the intersection of health care and the Internet. Ms Oldenburg joined Kaiser Permanente in 2005 to work with Kaiser's Northern California region to deploy their initial My Health Manager capabilities. She is currently a Senior Practice Leader, in the Health Portfolio of the Internet Services Group. In this role, she is responsible for Personal Health Record strategy with a focus on interoperability, member-entered data, and capabilities for members who see network providers. She also has accountability for member guides, directories and languages on kp.org.

Prior to joining Kaiser, Ms. Oldenburg was the principal in several consulting companies specializing in strategies for using the Internet effectively in healthcare. Clients included UnitedHealthCare, Medica Health Plan, Kaiser Permanente, Blue Cross - Blue Shield of Minnesota, and Medtronic. In the mid-1990's she was the Senior Director for Electronic Commerce at HealthPartners, a Minnesota HMO, where she developed a secure Internet transactional system for contracted providers.

Ms Oldenburg received her BA degree in English and Philosophy from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, and all but thesis coursework for a PhD in English.

Ms. Oldenburg has been a Northern California HIMSS Associate Board member since 2003. She has been responsible for several programs on emerging technologies and Personal Health Records. She is a frequent speaker on Kaiser Permanente's personal health record, My Health Manager.