Health IT Hires and Appointments


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Cognito Therapeutics Announces Key Medical and Technology Leadership Appointments as Late-Stage Neurotechnology Platform Advances
Cognito Therapeutics (@cognitotx) announced executive leadership team appointments with Ralph Kern, M.D., as Chief Medical Officer and Kim Kwan as Chief Technology Officer who has been promoted from VP of Engineering.

Discovery Behavioral Health Announces Appointment of Sharon Zimbler as Regional VP, Eating Disorder Division
Discovery Behavioral Health, Inc. (@DiscovBeHealth), an expanding network of evidence-based mental health, substance use and eating disorder treatment centers, has announced the appointment of Sharon Zimbler as Regional Vice President, Eating Disorder Division, reporting directly to Cecelia Hunt, LCSW, Senior Vice President of Eating Disorder Operations.

PointClickCare Announces Brian Drozdowicz as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Acute & Payer Markets
PointClickCare Technologies (@PointClickCare), a healthcare technology platform enabling meaningful collaboration and access to real‐time insights at every stage of the patient healthcare journey, announced the appointment of Brian Drozdowicz as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Acute & Payer Markets.

Privia Health Announces Leadership Succession
Privia Health (@PriviaHealth), a technology-driven, national physician enablement company, announced that Parth Mehrotra, currently the Company’s President and Chief Operating Officer, has been named Chief Executive Officer, effective July 1, 2023. Mehrotra is succeeding current CEO, Shawn Morris, who is retiring and will remain on the Company’s Board of Directors.

Greenway Health appoints cybersecurity industry veteran, Don Kleoppel, as Chief Information and Security Officer
Greenway Health (@greenway), a health information technology services provider, announced Don Kleoppel as its new Chief Information and Security Officer (CISO). Kleoppel joins the Greenway Executive Leadership Team leading its enterprise security program focusing on cybersecurity, security governance risk and compliance, and security architecture.

AVS Appoints Sean Gilligan as Chief Operating Officer
AVS (@AVS_PIVL), an early-stage medical device company focused on safely and effectively treating severely calcified arterial disease with its PIVL™ therapy, announced the appointment of Sean Gilligan as the company’s new Chief Operating Officer. He brings 30 years of executive leadership experience to AVS and has spent the previous 15 years as Vice President of Program Management and R&D at Boston Scientific.

Cano Health Names Mark Kent as Chief Strategy Officer
Cano Health, Inc. (@iamcanohealth), a value-based primary care provider and population health company, announced a new appointment to its leadership team to strengthen operations and drive new opportunities for profitable growth. Mark Kent, as the new Chief Strategy Officer, will lead strategy development, spearhead operational initiatives, and consolidate oversight of key administrative supporting functions including contracting, billing and coding, credentialing, payor relations, and information technology (IT) that previously reported to other positions, which will not be replaced.


Enhance Health Hires Leadership Team to Drive Strategic Growth in Expanding Insurance Markets
Enhance Health, LLC (@enhancehealthll), a technology-enabled, digital health insurance brokerage and care navigation platform, recently added a deep bench of health insurance veterans to steer the organization as it rapidly scales operations. Enhance Health has enrolled more than 600,000 people in Affordable Care Act (ACA) individual and family plans and Medicare Advantage plans.

Apollo Intelligence Further Expands Its Commercial Focus on Tech-Enabled Healthcare Insights with Key Executive Hires
Apollo Intelligence (Apollo) (@ApolloIntell), a provider of real-time global data and insights to the healthcare and life science industries, capped a strong 2022 by expanding its commercial leadership with the addition of two key executives. Kelley Schudy, Apollo chief global commercial officer, and Chris Mars, executive vice president of sales for the InCrowd brand, will help the company scale its commercial operations to meet the growing demand for high-quality, tech-enabled market insights that provide life science leaders with innovative research solutions that keep pace with the fast-changing healthcare industry.

Embold Health Announces New Key Hires to Fuel Growth and Expansion
Embold Health (@embold_health), the industry leader in objective physician quality measurement, announced the appointment of two new key roles to continue to meet the needs of current clients and fuel growth and expansion into the future. Al Codalbu joins as the Senior Vice President of Employer Sales, leading growth and client engagement, bringing nearly 20 years of industry experience and Alice Rawlings Williams as the Vice President of Employer Sales, bringing more than 20 years of experience in healthcare and technology.

Digital Health Product Leader, Eitan Shay, Joins Dario as Chief Product Officer
DarioHealth Corp. (@DarioHealth), a company in the global digital therapeutics (DTx) market, announced that digital health veteran, Eitan Shay, is joining the Company in the newly created position of Chief Product Officer. Mr. Shay previously held product leadership roles at digital health companies Livongo and Teladoc Health as well as senior leadership roles at Meta Platforms.