Bringing Population Health to Life

Tom Hawkes

As Vice President of Technology Innovation for Caravan Health, Tom is responsible for the development of technology and innovation programs and applications to support clients in their delivery of population health.  He joined Caravan in January 2017. 

For over 20 years Tom has been leveraging technology and data to drive innovation across industries before entering health care and joining one of the nation’s largest HMO’s, Kaiser Permanente, over 12 years ago.  Tom held various technology leadership positions in Kaiser’s California national headquarters before joining Kaiser’s Hawai`i Permanente Medical Group in Honolulu to develop a custom population health application integrated into Epic.  He also championed interoperability as a member of the Board of Directors for the Hawai`i Health Information Exchange and supported another local health system in Hawai`i build out their analytic and decision support systems for their inpatient and outpatient facilities and a growing Clinically Integrated Network.  Tom has a Master’s of Science in Environmental Management from the University of San Francisco and a Bachelors in Physical Science from the University of California, Berkeley.