Dr. Steltenkamp is a Kentucky native. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Xavier University and earned an MD from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. She completed internship and residency at the University of Kentucky in Pediatrics. Dr. Steltenkamp was in private practice for three years before returning to the faculty at UK. Dr. Steltenkamp received her MBA with a health care focus from the University of Kentucky.
She has received awards from the Alpha Omega Alpha, the Medical Honor Society and has been recognized as a Best Doctor every year since 2007.
As the Chief Medical Information Officer at UK HealthCare, Dr. Steltenkamp is actively involved with information technology and its use to improve the care of patients. As the primary investigator of a six million dollar award from the Department of Health and Human Services/Office of the National Coordinator for a Regional Extension Center in Kentucky, she is on the front line of electronic medical record implementation throughout the Commonwealth, having led a successful medical record implementation across multiple sites of an integrated delivery network. Dr. Steltenkamp has been noted in numerous publications regarding her work and is a nationally recognized leader in the implementation and use of electronic medical records.
In addition to an active practice in pediatrics, Dr. Steltenkamp serves as the Co-Chairman of the Kentucky eHealth Network Board and is a member of the national Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) board of directors.
- Director, Kentucky Regional Extension Center
Chief Medical Information Officer
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
University of Kentucky College of Medicine