Health IT Hires and Appointments


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HCTec Deepens Leadership Bench, Positioning Organization for Continued Transformational Excellence in Healthcare IT Services
HCTec (@HCTecTN), an award-winning IT services firm serving diverse health systems and healthcare provider organizations, announced Mike Linville will assume the role of president of the company. As President, Mike’s leadership experience as the founder of Talon Healthy IT Services will further strengthen HCTec’s executive team. Along with Mike’s promotion, HCTec announced an expanded executive team to continue its work supporting academic medical centers, health systems, community hospitals, critical access hospitals, and other healthcare provider organizations across the nation.

Trella Health Announces the Launch of Their Strategic Consulting Services and New Hire Kara Justis, VP of Strategic Consulting
Trella Health (@TrellaHealth), a company in post-acute market data, CRM, and EHR integrations, announces the launch of its new strategic consulting services for post-acute customers. To lead this new service, Trella has hired Kara Justis as their VP of Strategic Consulting. Kara brings 20 years of post-acute healthcare experience and extensive expertise in sales, marketing, and operational consulting.

Qventus Names Industry Veterans Pat Saxman as Chief Growth Officer and Julie McCorkle as VP of People
Qventus (@Qventus), an industry company in AI-powered software for care operations automation, is pleased to welcome two new executives to support the company’s accelerated growth and expansion. Pat Saxman joined as Chief Growth Officer. He will lead the company through its next phase of growth by enhancing the end-to-end experience for health system customers. Julie McCorkle, SHRM-SCP, joined as Vice President, People Operations. She is responsible for developing and executing against the company’s long-term people operations strategy, including company culture and values, learning and development, career pathing programs, talent acquisition, compensation and benefits, as well as broader HR compliance.

Healthcare Veteran Melissa Frieswick joins UpHealth as Chief Growth Officer
Melissa Frieswick, a healthcare industry veteran, has joined UpHealth Inc. (@UpHealthInc) as chief growth officer, effective immediately. She reports to UpHealth Chief Executive Officer Sam Meckey and will be responsible for overseeing revenue, product and product marketing.

Tebra Names Faiza Hughell as Chief Revenue Officer
Tebra (@GoKareo), the digital backbone for independent healthcare practices, announced that Faiza Hughell has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer. As CRO, she will lead the sales, account management, and channel organizations to drive customer and revenue growth across all customer segments, while Tebra continues in its mission to deliver a complete technology platform purpose-built to meet the needs of independent practices and expand access to care for patients everywhere.

Marathon Health Hires New CFO
Marathon Health (@MarathonHealth), a national company in employer health solutions for companies of all sizes, announces the hiring of Pat Murphy as Chief Financial Officer. Murphy brings more than 25 years of finance experience to Marathon Health, serving the last 17 in a variety of leadership roles across Elevance Health (formerly Anthem).

Aledade Names Ritwik Tewari as Chief Technology Officer
Aledade (@AledadeACO) announced that the company has expanded its senior leadership team with the addition of Ritwik Tewari as Chief Technology Officer. Prior to joining Aledade, Ritwik spent seven years as Senior Director of Engineering at Meta (formerly known as Facebook), where he oversaw the Artificial Intelligence infrastructure for the company’s multi-billion dollar advertisement platform.


Ovation Appoints Marty Miller as Chief Revenue Officer and Hana Dembe as Head of Product Marketing
Clinicogenomic data and lab software company Ovation (@ovation_io) is pleased to announce that Marty Miller has been appointed as the company’s Chief Revenue Officer with Hana Dembe appointed to lead Product Marketing. In this role, Miller will drive growth of the Data and Lab Information Management System (LIMS) businesses with oversight over sales, marketing and strategic partnerships efforts while Hana will lead product go to market and commercialization efforts in conjunction with Marty.

Korro Bio Expands Leadership Team with Key Appointments
Korro Bio, Inc. (@KorroBio), an RNA editing company focused on the discovery and development of novel genetic medicines, announced the appointment of Venkat Krishnamurthy, Ph.D., as Senior Vice President, Head of Platform and Stephanie Engels as Senior Vice President, Head of People and Culture. Venkat and Stephanie are accomplished industry leaders who bring vast expertise and experience to support the continued growth of the Company.

Interim HealthCare Inc. Expands Home Care Access with Over 15 New Office Locations and Key Leadership Hires
Interim HealthCare Inc., a franchise network of home care, senior care, home health, hospice and healthcare staffing services, announced that it has opened 15 new offices across the country in 2022 with two more opening before end of year, increasing access to home healthcare to meet demand from patients and their families. Interim also announced the appointment of Steve Schildwachter, formerly of Franchise Performance Group, as senior vice president of brand, as well as former Sonas Home Health Care talent director, Scott Williams as vice president of talent.

ixlayer Announces Formation of Advisory Board
ixlayer (@ixlayer_), a platform for health testing, announces the formation of the ixlayer Health Testing Advisory Board. The ixlayer Health Testing Advisory Board will consist of industry leaders and experts who will serve as thought partners and strategists to further the movement of making health testing more accessible and affordable.