Akira Nakamura
General Manager, Sanraku Hospital

In conjunction with Dr. Ryuhei Setomaya, Akira Nakamura is streamlining and digitalizing operations at Sanraku Hospital, in Tokyo, Japan. The team led the implementation of electronic medical records (EMR) in 2002, with ISO 27001 approval granted in 2007, which was a first for Japanese hospitals. Mr. Nakamura and Dr. Setomaya also collaborated on the introduction of a film-less medical image-sharing system in 2008, as well as other significant projects at the facility.