CompuGroup Medical USA Appoints CEO and COO
e-health solutions company CompuGroup Medical USA named Norbert Fischl as Chief Executive Officer and Kent Broström as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to their appointments, both Fischl and Broström worked for CGM in Northern Europe. Fischl has spent the last two years working as Senior Vice President for Northern Europe. In addition, his extensive background working with premiere software and other high-tech companies has equipped him with the knowledge and experience CGM USA needs to increase their presence in the market.
Broström has had extensive experience in his role as CGM Country Manager for Sweden, improving competitiveness on multiple strategic and operational fronts for CGM since 2011.
Deloitte Appoints Former Oracle and IBM Exec as Head of Newly Launched Health Informatics Biz
Deloitte has named Brett J. Davis general manager of Deloitte Health Informatics (DHI), a newly launched business providing advanced analytics services and products to health care providers, researchers and medical manufacturers. Davis is former senior director of business development for the health sciences global business unit at Oracle. He has also held leadership roles with IBM’s health care and life sciences business, most recently as a business unit executive for the public and health care sectors.
McKesson Specialty Health Exec Joins Anthelio as CEO
IT services provider to hospitals and physician practice groups Anthelio Healthcare Solutions appointed Asif Ahmad as CEO. He has been Senior Vice President of IT Services for McKesson Specialty Health since 2010. Prior to that, he was VP, Diagnostic Services/CIO and Associate Dean at Duke University Health System and Medical Center; and he was also CIO/CTO and Chair of Clinical Technology Council of The Ohio State University Health System and Medical Center.
Former Oracle and Phase Forward Exec Joins eData systems Company as COO
Former Oracle VP, Steve Rosenberg was recently named COO at patient-driven eData systems innovator PHT Corporation. Prior to Oracle, Rosenberg served as senior vice president of software and services for Phase Forward and was instrumental in the company’s 2010 sale to Oracle. He also held executive positions at APTSoft, W3Health, McKessonHBOC and HPR.
DRT Strategies Names Leader for Health IT Account Portfolio
Matthew Seguin has been named vice president of health IT at DRT Strategies, a management and technology consulting firm. He is former director of operations at IDL Solutions/CACI International. Sequin brings more than 30 years of experience providing healthcare, medical, and public health IT solutions to the federal government and has held key health IT-focused positions at MITRE and Booz Allen Hamilton.
GetWellNetwork Appoints COO
David Bennett has been named executive vice president and COO of GetWellNetwork, a provider of interactive patient monitoring systems. He is former executive vice president at Krames StayWell, a provider of interactive patient and consumer engagement products, as well as consumer health information and population health management systems.
MVP Health Care Names iCIO as CIO
James Poole, interim CIO at insurer MVP Health Care, has been named vice president and CIO of the company. Prior to joining MVP, Poole was most recently Vice President of Operations for Connecticut-based IT company The Cimino Group, and has served as Vice President of the Enterprise Command Center for Cigna. He has a strong background in health care and insurance IT, having also worked for Howard Systems International, Private HealthCare Systems and Aetna Life & Casualty over the course of his career.
COO Named at KRM Associates
KRM Associates, a small woman-owned health IT development company, named Jack L. Shaffer, Jr. as Chief Operations Officer. Shaffer is former CIO of Community Health Network of West Virginia. He also performed the role of IT project manager for two sections of West Virginia’s Medicaid Transformation Grants administered by The West Virginia Bureau of Medicaid Services (WVBMS).
PatientPoint Expands with Key Leadership Appointments
PatientPoint, the leader and innovator in mobile-enabled care coordination and patient engagement solutions, expanded its executive leadership team with two important hires to support business operations and performance. John McAuley has been named chief operating officer, and Eldon Richards will serve as vice president of engineering & technology services.
Most recently, McAuley was senior vice president of IT managed services for AllScripts, where he played a pivotal role in tripling the company's outsourcing business revenue. Previously, he served as Eclipsys's senior vice president for outsourcing, hosting and support, where he also was responsible for the launch of off-shore organizations that support these businesses in India.
Richards has a strong track record of managing software engineering organizations in rapid growth businesses. He spent 18 years with UnitedHealth Group in a variety of roles, most recently as vice president, software engineering at OptumInsight, where he was responsible for managing and maturing a large, geographically dispersed software engineering team with more than 600 product releases per year.
Date Range: June 23rd - July 21st