Community Connect

Best-in-Class Epic Electronic Health Record (EHR) System

Designed for Your Practice

Houston Methodist’s Community Connect allows you to purchase our best-in-class Epic electronic health record (EHR) and practice management system to use in your practice – designed and priced to meet your needs.

The unparalleled safety, quality, service and innovation you’ve come to expect from Houston Methodist.

Meet the Team.

S. Nicholas Desai, DPM, MBA, FACFAS is the chief medical information officer of Houston Methodist, leading a wide variety of clinical IT and innovation efforts and is a practicing physician in the Houston Methodist Specialty Physician Group. 

Dr. S. Nicholas Desai

Chief Medical Information Officer, Houston Methodist

 Josh Sol, administrative director of Houston Methodist Innovation and Ambulatory Clinical Systems, leads strategies surrounding EMR implementation, patient engagement, population health, virtual care, interoperability, as well as improving the physician’s mobile experience, while playing an instrumental role within Houston Methodist’s Center for Innovation.

Josh Sol

Administrative Director of Innovation and Ambulatory Clinical Systems, Houston Methodist

Aroub Khleif, director of Ambulatory Clinical Systems at Houston Methodist, has over 20 years of health care experience. In her current role, she has led numerous successful implementations and projects and has overseen various Epic modules, including Ambulatory, MyChart, EpicCare Link, Virtual Care and Healthy Planet (which directly supports HMs population health management program).

Aroub Khleif

Director of Ambulatory Clinical Systems, Houston Methodist

Nhan Tran, Ambulatory Application team lead at Houston Methodist, is responsible for ambulatory expansion implementation and onboarding. He has over 18 years of health care expertise, building organizational capabilities, accuracy and efficiency for some of the largest award-winning health care systems in the nation.

Nhan Tran

Ambulatory Clinical Systems Manager, Houston Methodist

Noreen Tobias has over 20 years of professional health care information technology experience. She has superb organizational, planning and problem-solving skills and an innate ability to proactively identify problems and effectively apply established and emerging technologies that foster creating innovative solutions in a team environment. She is a results-driven leader who thrives on both technological and intellectual challenges.

Noreen Tobias

Senior IT Project Manager, Houston Methodist


Why choose Community Connect?

Our EHR has a proven track record for satisfaction and we’re ranked by Epic as one of the top organizations using this technology.


What services are included?

  • A dedicated liaison to guide you through the process.
  • Physician and staff training.
  • On-site go-live support.
  • 24/7 clinical application workflow support.

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