Director of IT Development
Jesse Wakley joined Direct Radiology as Director of IT in June 2016. In this role, he is responsible for leading the technology strategy, software development and overall IT operations for the company. He now oversees the IT department as Director of IT Development.
Jesse was a registered technician before he transitioned to a PACS administrator career. He started by using his talents and knowledge for the PACS systems for local radiology groups. After a couple years in the industry, he discovered inconsistencies in radiologists and hospital workflows. Since then, he has been involved with software development in the healthcare arena to help improve these inconsistencies. He has built dashboards and analytical tools between radiologists and companies to enhance the ability for teleradiology groups to read in their local area.
As a Software Developer, PACS/CPACS Administrator, RIS/CVIS Administrator, HL7 Analyst and RRT, Jesse has a thorough understanding of all aspects of the healthcare industry. Jesse brings this experience to Direct Radiology to provide comprehensive solutions for Direct Radiology clients by improving efficiency and security, and embracing effective and efficient use of technology.
Outside of work, Jesse enjoys spending time with his wife, Jennifer, and his four children. He also enjoys camping, cycling and skiing.