Published on February 22, 2019

Ben Patel

Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Cone Health


Ben Patel, CIOBen Patel serves as executive vice president and chief information officer at Cone Health. He joined Cone Health in 2018 as senior vice president and chief information officer. 

Patel is responsible for developing and executing information technology strategy for Cone Health that aligns with business needs covering all areas of health care technology.

Patel has more than 20 years of progressively responsible experience in information technology across broad disciplines, including infrastructure, electronic medical records and clinical systems, integration, software development, business intelligence, enterprise architecture, governance, promoting change and digital technology transformation. 

Patel received his Master of Science degree in computer science from DePaul University and his Master of Business Administration from Pittsburg State University. He is a regular speaker at Becker’s and other health care technology events. Patel was named to the organization's 2019 list of "100 hospital and health system CIOs to know." He earned InfoWorld’s top IT award in 2009.