Beth Goodhew

Beth Goodhew graduated from the University of Waterloo in 1985 with a Bachelor of Math, Computer Science Degree. Following graduation she worked with General Electric Canada for 17 years holding positions in Information Technology (IT) Management, Customer Service Management, Services Marketing and finally Manager for GE Healthcare Canada IT Professional Services.

Ms. Goodhew has worked in the health care IT industry for over 20 years. She has worked with regional health care boards and LHINs across Canada, partnering with Canada Health Infoway and Provincial eHealth organizations to define governance, privacy and security for the delivery of aspects of the electronic medical record to Canadians.

Ms. Goodhew has owned and managed a health care IT consulting company since April 2003 that delivers consulting services including strategic planning and implementation of IT systems that enable the sharing of data across the health care system. Her projects include the Ontario Perinatal Registry, Ontario Osteoporosis Data Management and Research Solution, and the Ontario Regional Diagnostic Imaging Networks.

Ms. Goodhew and her family have cottaged in Muskoka for the last 25 years and in 2015 she retired and moved to Huntsville with her husband making it their permanent home. Beth loves to golf, hike, snowshoe, cross-country ski and curl. She has two grown children living in British Columbia.

Ms. Goodhew was elected to the Board of Directors in June 2016 and serves on the Quality and Patient Safety Committee.