Mark Scrimshire

Mark Scrimshire

Blue Button Innovator and Developer Evangelist

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Mark Scrimshire is the Entrepreneur-In-Residence at NewWave Telecoms and Technologies where he supports the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) as their Blue Button Innovator and Developer Evangelist. Mark has been responsible for conceptualizing, designing and implementing the CMS Blue Button 2.0 API that brings Consumer-Directed Exchange, OAuth2.0 and FHIR together to enable 53M Medicare Beneficiaries to share their claims history with applications of their choosing.

Mark is a lifelong technologist with more than 20 years experience in the health care field. He is also Chief Instigator for the HealthCa.mp un-conference series and CTO and Co-Founder of Medyear.