Dr. Sarah Rush has been appointed Akron Children’s Hospital’s chief medical information officer.

Rush joined the hospital in 2013 as a pediatric oncologist specializing in the treatment of children with brain and spinal cord tumors. She has been an active member of the hospital’s Physician Informatics group since 2016.

In her new position, she will oversee Akron Children’s clinical information systems and assist clinicians in the delivery of patient care. She will work closely with the hospital’s medical staff, administration and information technology department on Akron Children’s electronic medical records system.