Health IT Appointments and Hires

handshake-200The following are announcements made from companies and organizations on the hiring and appointments in the healthcare and health IT industry.

Privia Health Appoints Shawn Morris as Chief Executive Officer
Privia Health, LLC (@PriviaHealth) announced the appointment of Shawn Morris as Chief Executive Officer effective April 30, 2018. Morris joins Privia after a distinguished thirteen year career at Cigna-HealthSpring, a Cigna company, where he most recently served as President and Chief Operating Officer. Having led one of the nation’s largest companies providing private Medicare solutions, Morris brings extensive experience aligning physician, payer and patient interests through value-based reimbursement.

Encoda Hires Industry Veteran to Direct Its Rapidly Growing Revenue Cycle Management Services Division
Encoda LLC (@Encoda1), a leader in healthcare reimbursement automation and developer of patented medical billing technology that powers the nation’s most innovative and efficient medical business offices, has hired Adrianna Iorillo to direct its revenue cycle management (RCM) services.

New Ciox Hires Highlight Accelerated Growth
Ciox (@CioxHealth), a leading health technology company, announces Arvind Ramakrishnan as chief operating officer for Clinical Data Acquisition and Insights (CDAI) operations and Hoil Kim as chief legal officer and general counsel for Ciox. The hires underscore Ciox’s transformational growth, as the company expands into new markets and bolsters its technology offerings.

Healthcare Blockchain Leader HSBlox Adds R3 Co-Founder Todd McDonald and Dr. Luke Burchard to its Advisory Board
HSBlox (@HS_Blox), a technology company that is bringing innovation and transparent economics to the healthcare ecosystem, announced the addition of R3 Co-Founder Todd McDonald and Luke Burchard, M.D., to its Advisory Board.

NueHealth Appoints John R. Palumbo as Executive Chairman of NueHealth Holdings, LLC
As part of NueHealth Holdings’ continued advancement as the industry leader in transforming the ambulatory surgery market to value-based care Ambulatory Centers of Excellence, it is with great pleasure that we announce the addition of John R. Palumbo as Executive Chairman of NueHealth Holdings, LLC. (@nuehealthllc)

GetWellNetwork Appoints Nikia Bergan as Chief Revenue Officer
GetWellNetwork®, Inc. (@GetWellNetwork), the Precision Engagement™ health care company, announced that Nikia Bergan has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer. Nikia will be responsible for expanding GetWellNetwork’s domestic and international footprint through revenue generation and client satisfaction. She will lead Sales & Solutions, Marketing, Client Service/Account Management, Government, Pediatrics and International.

Centers Health Care Hires Heidi Hendrix, RN, As New Chief Nursing Officer
Centers Health Care (@CentersHealth), the largest and most complete post-acute health care continuum in the northeast, announced that Heidi Hendrix, RN, an accomplished post-acute clinical director, has joined the company as its new Chief Nursing Officer.

Catherine Olexa Joins Aledade Inc as VP, Product, Transitions of Care