Leveraging data is a must have core competency that healthcare providers cannot avoid developing. Health Care DataWorks' offerings provide the ability to cut right to this vital core competency.
Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 9, 2010
Health Care DataWorks (HCD) today announced Ivo Nelson has joined their board of directors. Mr. Nelson is world renowned for building some of the largest healthcare outsourcing and consulting teams in the United States. Presently, Nelson is the chairman of Encore Health Resources, which he founded in 2009. Encore provides information technology consulting services to the provider segment of the healthcare market.
“I’ve known Ivo for nearly 10 years. He possesses a wealth of healthcare IT experience and has been helping healthcare organizations achieve better results for most of his career” said Herb Smaltz, CEO of Health Care DataWorks, Inc. “Ivo brings deep industry knowledge and expertise to our board. We are confident his experience will help guide our company’s direction.”
In 1992, Nelson co-founded Healthlink, a company he built to be the nation’s largest privately held, provider-focused healthcare information systems consulting firm. As CEO, Healthlink was one of the fastest growing companies in the healthcare industry. As a member of HCD’s board of directors, he will draw on his extensive experience to provide guidance to HCD as they use their technology to help health systems across the country build enterprise data warehouses.
"Health Care DataWorks is a highly innovative company providing products and services that change the way hospitals and healthcare systems operate today,” Nelson explains. “That's why I am excited to join the company's board of directors. Leveraging data is a must have core competency that healthcare providers cannot avoid developing. Health Care DataWorks' offerings provide the ability to cut right to this vital core competency in a fraction of the time than if they were forced to build the capability from scratch."
About Health Care DataWorks, Inc. (http://www.hcdataworks.com)
Health Care DataWorks, Inc. is an Ohio State University technology commercialization company that provides an enterprise data warehouse appliance (essentially an “EDW in a box”), including a comprehensive unified healthcare data model. HCD has developed numerous dashboards and BI applications that leverage the data in the EDW appliance thus enabling healthcare organizations to quickly achieve enhanced performance results.
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