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Dawn M. Ross, DNP, RN-BC


Chamberlain University, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Health Systems Leadership

Walden University, Master of Nursing Informatics



Scuba Diving

Rescue/Recovery Diving

Spending time with grandchildren


Dawn Ross has responsibility for the oversight for Clinical Informatics across the Atrium Health enterprise, which is now part of Advocate Health. She works in conjunction with the leadership teams in all Atrium Health markets and regions to identify technology opportunities to create a positive impact on business strategy and innovation, teammate efficiency and patient quality and safety.

Dawn has served in many key leadership roles throughout her career, including as Assistant Vice President and Chief Clinical Informatics Officer for Atrium Health Navicent in Georgia, as well as Director of Applications for Columbus Regional Hospital and Director of Informatics for Indiana University Health in Indiana. Dawn is passionate about collaboration and teams and has developed and transformed informatics teams across two academic enterprise health systems.

After completing her master’s in Nursing Informatics from Walden University, Dawn then completed her Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP) Health Systems Leadership from Chamberlain University. She is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) in Informatics Nursing, serves as a Board Member for Velocity Healthcare Collaborative and is on the Advisory Board for the Wake Forest University Master of Health Informatics Program. 

Dawn lives with her husband, Chris, and their German Shepherd, Sarge in Warner Robins, Georgia. She has three children and 10 grandchildren. In her free time, she enjoys scuba diving, rescue/recovery diving and spending time with her grandchildren.

Dawn M. Ross, DNP, RN-BC

Vice President & Chief Clinical Informatics Officer

Atrium Health

Certification in Informatics Nursing (ANCC)