I’m honored to serve as a Board member for HTP
Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) December 10, 2007
HTP, Inc. today announced that Lee Barrett has joined the company’s Board of Directors. Barrett is a prominent authority and cross-industry innovator in the field of electronic business processes and communication in healthcare. Over the past 20 years he has led efforts in various senior executive capacities for companies such as SAIC, Covansys, Claredi, Aetna and Travelers.
Barrett is a former Vice President of EDI Solutions for Ingenix Corp. as well as the past CEO of Claredi Corporation. He also served as President and CEO of the Medical Banking Exchange, LLC, and was previously National Practice Director of Healthcare at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
“I’m honored to serve as a Board member for HTP,” said Barrett. “HTP is successfully executing on their vision to improve the business of healthcare as can be seen in the financial results their customers are experiencing. I look forward to advising them in their continued growth.”
Barrett currently serves as Executive VP, Business Development for the American Dental Association Business Enterprises, Inc. (ADABEI), the for-profit, wholly-owned subsidiary of the ADA. He also serves as Executive Director of the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC), a not-for-profit national healthcare clearinghouse accreditation organization. Barrett is also Managing Partner of Barrett Consulting Group, LLC, an e-health think-tank and consulting organization.
“Lee brings an incredible wealth of national healthcare knowledge and leadership experience to our board,” said HTP President and CEO Ray Shealy. “His visionary work on key health information exchange initiatives has been vital to the industry, and we are honored that he has chosen to contribute his vision and expertise to HTP’s growth.”
As a member of Medical Banking Project’s “HIPAA Gang” expert panel, Barrett provided commentary on HIPAA’s impact on financial and healthcare stakeholders during a nationally broadcast HIPAA Policy Roundtable webcast series from 2001-2003. Mr. Barrett continues to work on pivotal healthcare industry initiatives and to bring divergent stakeholders together in an effort to reach consensus on key issues and lay the foundation for a national healthcare information system that promises to reduce healthcare costs and improve the quality of healthcare in America.
About HTP, Inc.
With its powerful combination of industry expertise and technology development, HTP is transforming the way the healthcare industry does business. HTP’s innovative revenue management solutions enable the reliable exchange and utilization of healthcare information for hospitals across the country, improving efficiency, profitability and patient satisfaction. Notable customers include Catholic Health Partners, The Midland Group, Resurrection Healthcare, OhioHealth, Redlands Community Hospital, Condell Medical Center, The Ohio State University Health System and the Utah Health Information Network—the nation's first successful RHIO.
Learn more at http://www.htp-inc.com.
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