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Peter Johnson

Interim Chief Information Officer


As Interim Chief Information Officer for Beth Israel Lahey Health, Peter Johnson provides strategic and operational leadership to guide the future direction of Beth Israel Lahey Health’s information technology enterprise and to enable high-quality service to clinical and business operations. Peter is also responsible for providing oversight of ongoing information technology operations and initiatives across the various Beth Israel Lahey Health entities.

Peter has extensive experience in information technology within the health care industry and has held a number of senior-level positions during his career. Most recently, Peter was the Interim Chief Information Officer for Lahey Health. Prior to that, he was the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Dartmouth-Hitchcock in New Hampshire from 1985 to 2011. During that time, Peter also served as the executive overseeing managed care contracting and professional liability insurance, and was the system’s first Security and Privacy Officer.

Peter received his undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College and his master of business administration in finance from Cornell University. He also holds a CPA license.

Peter resides with his family in Hanover, New Hampshire.