Health IT Hires and Appointments


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CalmWave Appoints Dr. Richard Schaefer, Chief Health Informatics Officer of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, to Board of Advisors
CalmWave (@CalmWaveInc), the company leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) to bring Operations Health to hospitals, announced the appointment of Dr. Richard Schaefer, Chief Health Informatics Officer (CHIO) of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, to the company’s board of advisors. Dr. Schaefer, a renowned leader in healthcare technology including AI, has spent over 20 years leveraging emerging technologies in the development of end-to-end healthcare technology solutions.

Sagility Appoints Dr. William Winkenwerder, Jr., Former President and CEO of Highmark Health, to its Board of Directors
Sagility LLC (@SagilityHealth), a provider of technology-enabled healthcare business process management (BPM) services, recently appointed Bill Winkenwerder to its Board of Directors.

Edifecs Names Rod O’Reilly Chairman of the Board
Edifecs, Inc. (@edifecs), a global health information technology solutions company, announced Rod O’Reilly has been appointed chairman of the board effective immediately. He is a recognized healthcare industry leader with extensive experience spanning business and product strategy, finance, and operations.

Experity Announces Appointment of Adrian Agostini as Chief Revenue Officer
Experity (@ExperityHealth), a national on-demand healthcare solutions company, announced the appointment of Adrian Agostini as the company’s Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), a strategic addition to Experity’s executive leadership team.

Woebot Health Appoints David Mohr to Scientific Advisory Board
Woebot Health (@HiWoebot) announced it has appointed David C. Mohr to its Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Mohr joins the group of healthcare and technology leaders, which is focused on advancing Woebot Health’s clinical and R&D activities and working to enable a future where clinically-validated digital solutions are an integral part of a comprehensive ecosystem of care.

MultiPlan Announces New Additions to Senior Leadership Team
MultiPlan Corporation (@MultiPlan_Inc), a value-added provider of data analytics and technology-enabled end-to-end cost management, as well as payment and revenue integrity solutions to the U.S. healthcare industry, announced the appointment of Melissa Humphrey to Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications and the promotion of Andrea Rowe to Senior Vice President of Products.

Lightning Step Names Healthcare IT Veteran Brent Michael as New CEO
Lightning Step (@LightningStepT), a provider of all-in-one CRM, EMR, and RCM solutions for behavioral health and addiction treatment centers, announced it has appointed Brent Michael as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Kipu Health Names Carina Edwards CEO
Kipu Health (@KipuSystems), the technology partner for mental health and addiction service providers, announced it has appointed Carina Edwards as CEO. Edwards will spearhead Kipu’s mission to empower behavioral health providers, enabling them to deliver exceptional patient care while effectively expanding their organizations to meet the escalating demand for their vital services.

Cano Health Appoints Mark Kent Permanent Chief Executive Officer
Cano Health, Inc. (@iamcanohealth), a leading value-based primary care provider and population health company, announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Mark Kent as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. The Board also elected Mr. Kent, who has served as interim Chief Executive Officer since June 16, 2023, to Cano Health’s Board of Directors. The Board also announced that Dr. Marlow Hernandez has stepped down from the Board effective immediately.


Elucid Hires Windi Hary to Lead Regulatory Affairs and Quality Management
Elucid, Inc. (@ElucidBio), a medical technology company providing physicians with AI-powered imaging analysis software to assess cardiovascular disease, has hired Windi Hary as senior vice president (SVP) of regulatory affairs and quality management. Windi’s vast, global experience in software-as-a-medical device (SaMD) and AI-enabled digital health will be central to Elucid’s growth and expansion of its unique product offerings and additional first-of-its-kind innovations in its pipeline.

Array Behavioral Care Bolsters Executive Team to Address Soaring Mental Health Needs Through Improved Access, Quality of Care
Array Behavioral Care (@ArrayBC), a clinician-centric virtual psychiatry and therapy practice, announced three executive leadership hires: Shannon Werb, Chief Executive Officer; Sara Gotheridge, MD, Chief Medical Officer; and Ben Schlang, Chief Financial Officer. These new leaders will support the execution of broader company-wide initiatives and investments across technology, operations, and teams to expand the breadth and depth of Array’s telebehavioral services across the care continuum.

Chris Betz Named Chief Technology Officer of aptihealth
aptihealth (@aptihealth), the leading tech-driven behavioral healthcare provider built for higher-acuity care, announced that Chris Betz has joined the organization as Chief Technology Officer.