David Delano

Principal Consultant

Mr. Delano is a Principal Consultant with Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative. David has over 32 years of experience in the field of health informatics, information technology development, programming, systems management and IT strategic leadership.  Mr. Delano presently serves as the Executive Director for NEHEN, Inc. which is a self-sustaining regional Health Information Exchange. Concurrently, with his NEHEN responsibilities, David oversees the overall development and services of the Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative clinical data warehouse and quality measure reporting product, known as the Quality Data Center or QDC. David is also the technology services Director for Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative and the Corporate Security Officer.

Prior to his time with Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative, David served as health system CIO for Northern Berkshire Healthcare (North Adams Regional Hospital & affiliates) and served as a member of the Senior Executive Team.


  • MS (Pre-Requisites), Computer Science, Boston University
  • BA, Biological Science, University of New Hampshire/Plymouth State College
  • Computer Science Minor, University of New Hampshire/Plymouth State College
  • CHIME Fellowship, UAB