carleen penoza, mhsa, bsn, rn

Director, Inpatient Applications, MCIT 


Carleen Penoza has a Master's in Health Services Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, both from the University of Michigan. Carleen began her career in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Beaumont Health System in 1994. She worked as a staff nurse, transport nurse, preceptor, and associate nurse manager within the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. In 2004, she took a position as a Clinical Informatics Specialist at Beaumont, Royal Oak. She formed the department of Clinical Informatics and assisted in the implementation of Epic at all three of the Beaumont Health System hospitals as the Director of Clinical Informatics. After the implementations, she took on the role of System Director of Clinical Informatics and EHR Optimization for Beaumont Health System. When Beaumont Health System affiliated with other organizations to become Beaumont Health, Carleen was asked to lead the implementation of Epic at the Botsford Hospital.

Carleen took a new position as the Director of Inpatient Applications at the University of Michigan Health System in 2015. She currently supports the OB, Clinical Documentation, ED, Orders, Med Use Informatics, Med Use Technology, and OR team at UMHS.