Elaine Chien

Name *

Elaine Chien

Email *

[email protected]

Work Phone Number

(626) 437-5698

Cell Phone Number

(626) 437-5698

Permanent Mailing Address

936 Clara Drive
Palo Alto, CA 94303
United States


Women's Care Medical Group and Sequoia Hospital, Redwood City, CA
Kaiser Foundation Hospital, San Jose, CA
Palo Alto Medical Foundation and Stanford Hospital, Palo Alto, CA
Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Woodland Hills, CA
Los Angeles County - USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Employment Type
Employed by:


Practice Type

currently an independent consultant; previous practice was community




Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Medical/Nursing School

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Residency/ Special Training (1)

Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA

Clinical Role


IT Leadership Role

Independent Consultant to Healthcare IT companies

Administrative/ Operational (non-IT) Leadership Role

Charge Nurse

Level of Technical Expertise


Any Prior Consulting?


If yes, please describe.

Clinical oversight for company developing smartphone app for pregnant patients (Wildflower Health); business development for membership based personalized health advocacy service (HiTouch Health); others, see CV for details

Consulting Agreement on File


Medical Societies. Memberships

Fellow, ACOG; Diplomate, American Board of OB/GYN; San Mateo County Medical Association

Areas of Interest

Consulting areas of interest have included optimizing the healthcare experience for patients in terms of customer service; ensuring patient safety during clinical trials; helping to make clinician lives easier by minimizing wasted time and busywork. Clinical interests include minimizing the impact of high risk pregnancy; minimally invasive (laparoscopic, robotically assisted, hysteroscopic) GYN surgery; improving access and quality of care for underserved patients, particularly women and children.


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