- Turki Al Shariti
- Chairperson, Documents and Information Dept.
- King Fahad Medical City, Saudi Arabia
A seasoned professional in the field of archiving and automation of documents, Mr. Turki Al Shariti equipped with his Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, a Certified Oracle Professional and certified as Training Professional. His professional career in automation began in 2002 at Military Hospital. His proven enthusiasm and dedication brought forth the success of his 1st project, converting more than 500,000 files into electronic data. His achievements continued as he pursued with another automation project in 2006 at King Fahad Medical City as chairperson of Documentation Department and completed the conversion of 400,000 administrative documents into electronic data available in the system. Mr. Al Shariti then joined Health Information Management as chairperson of Record and Content Management (formerly known as Medical Records Department). Mr. Al Shariti, a naturally proactive worked on HIM Chart Viewer System, successfully covering all expired patient files from 2003 up to 2011, and in 14 months' duration of the project has achieved the complete electronic archiving of active and inactive patient files. Initiation of Archiving Project, which will ensure provision of KFMC Administrative Documentation and Information in an accessible, systematic and secured paperless environment. While performing his leadership tasks, Mr. Turki also has actively participated in key committees such as Medical Records Committee, Documentation Committee, Recycle Documentation Committee, Promotion and Transfer Committee, and Employee Rights Committee; internationally, he is an active member of International Council in Archiving, Paris, France; Association Computer, Saudi Arabia; and Saudi Association of Health Institute, Saudi Arabia.