Tyrone Austen is an accomplished project manager and business analyst with more than 10 years of healthcare consulting experience.
As Director of the Business Intelligence (BI) branch, Tyrone manages Gevity's team of data warehousing and analytics experts. The focus of Gevity’s BI team is to turn business questions into answers by delivering innovative solutions that standardize, integrate, analyze, and report on client data, transforming it into knowledge and insight.
Tyrone is an outgoing team player dedicated to improving the healthcare environment. Over the years, Tyrone has experienced the breadth of the health information technology system having worked on all parts of the project lifecycle from design to evaluation. His past project work includes developing the organization index database for the Canadian Institute for Health Information, assisting in designing and implementing a provincial communicable disease and outbreak management system, and leading the deployment of a provincial utilization management system. His overseas work experience includes assisting in developing an international healthcare IT standards assessment report for the European Commission.
Tyrone earned a BSc. in Computer Science and Health Information Science and an MSc. in Health Information Science from the University of Victoria (Canada). Tyrone also holds the PMP designation, is a Certified Business Analysis Professional, and completed his HIMSS CPHIMS-CA certification, ITIL Foundation and Continual Service Improvement, and Lean Six Sigma.
Always searching for new adventures, Tyrone lists his hobbies as Spartan racing, whitewater kayaking, kickboxing, and backpacking around the world.