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.

Greenway Health Appoints Scott Zimmerman as CEO and Tee Green as Executive Chairman
In big vendor news, Co-founder Tee Green is moving to Executive Chairman and handing over CEO to Scott Zimmerman at Greenway Health (@Greenway). Zimmerman has a proven track record of driving customer-centered innovation, scaling operational excellence, and uniting teams. He has extensive leadership experience in global healthcare technology companies, and he is passionate about both ensuring customer success and delivering a world-class experience for providers. Green will remain in an active, full-time role as Executive Chairman, focusing on innovation and growth initiatives.

Caradigm Names Neal Singh CEO
Caradigm (@Caradigm), the leader in enterprise population health, announced the appointment of Neal Singh as CEO. He replaces Caradigm founder, Michael Simpson, who has left to pursue other business opportunities after leading the company for the past four years.

VITL Appoints Systems Administrator
Vermont Information Technology Leaders, Inc. (VITL) (@VITLVT) has named Justin Zellem as its new systems administrator. In this position, Zellem is responsible for providing technical, operational, security and customer support for VITL systems and networks.

Medfusion Expands Leadership Team to Support Company Growth
Medfusion (@medfusion), a provider of patient experience management (PXM) solutions, announced that John Juzaitis has been named the company’s new Chief Revenue Officer, while Michelle Murray has been appointed Vice President of Marketing. Juzaitis and Murray will support Medfusion’s growth as the company focuses on simplifying the patient experience with technology that places patients at the center and in control of their health and care.

Ryan Nellis Joins Stanson Health As Senior Vice President Of Sales And Marketing
Stanson Health (@StansonHealth), a provider of real-time clinical decision support (CDS) and related analytics announced that Ryan Nellis has joined the firm as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Mr. Nellis will leverage his extensive experience in clinical solutions to lead Stanson’s direct sales team, channel partner activity, and marketing communications.

HealthLoop Names Bevey Miner Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer and Harry Kirschner Chief Revenue Officer
HealthLoop (@healthloop), a pioneer in patient engagement, announced the addition of two new members to their executive team. Bevey Miner has joined the company as Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer and Harry Kirschner has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer. HealthLoop has been growing significantly over the past year, serving hospitals looking to reduce cost, improve outcomes and deliver a 5-star patient experience in a newly value-driven healthcare market.

Dr. Susan Hingle Named Chair-Elect of Board of Regents of National Doctors’ Group
Susan Thompson Hingle, MD, FACP, has been named Chair-elect of the Board of Regents of the American College of Physicians (ACP) (@ACPinternists), the nation’s largest medical specialty organization. The Board of Regents manages the business and affairs of ACP and is the main policy-making body of the College. Hingle’s term will begin at the conclusion of ACP’s Internal Medicine Meeting 2016, its annual scientific meeting, which will be held in Washington, DC, May 5-7.

SMH Hires New Chief Executive Officer
Sound Mental Health (SMH) (@SoundMHannounced that Patrick C. Evans has been selected as the new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Evans, who takes the helm on June 13, will replace Dr. David Stone, who announced his retirement after 26 years of service as CEO.

GLHC Welcomes Craig Meyer as Director of Technology Services and Support
Great Lakes Health Connect (GLHC) (@GLHC_HIE)is pleased to welcome Craig Meyer to Great Lakes Health Connect as Director of Technology Services and Support. In this newly created role, Meyer will strategically advance the solutions and support services provided by GLHC.