San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 7, 2010
PatientSafe Solutions, Inc., (PSS) a San Diego based innovator in wireless healthcare, today announced new members of the strategy and product development teams that execute the company's vision of creating a new category of solutions to improve patient safety and quality in healthcare.
The following Regional Vice Presidents will be responsible for procuring new relationships as well as accelerating and executing market development. Gina L. Nicola, Vice-President, Northeast, has 15 years of experience in the payer space between Anthem BC/BS (Regional Director of Sales) and United HealthGroup (VP of Sales & Business Development). Gina recently migrated to PSS from Virgin HealthMiles; she has 9 states in her territory. Mario Testa, Vice President, Mid-Atlantic, brings an outstanding track record of 15 years of successful business development and executive leadership experience from several patient focused healthcare companies; including two San Diego based start-up ventures, CardioNet, Inc. and Digirad Imaging Solutions; he has 9 states in his territory. Chad Cage, Vice President, South, has experience and first hand knowledge of taking new innovative products into the healthcare market. Just before joining PSS, Chad was a Regional Sales Director for CardioNet, Inc.; he has 11 states in his territory. Terron Bruner, Vice President, Central Region, has more than ten years of experience highlighted by enterprise technology sales and business development accomplishments in the healthcare industry including holding various leadership positions at Aceso Interactive, Hyland Software and Cerner Corporation; he has 11 states in his territory.
"We are thrilled about the new additions to our team,” said Shawn Orr, Vice President, Sales Operations. "Each person brings a wealth of wireless health, software and patient safety knowledge to our company. As we continue to expand our solutions and partnerships, we are looking to add industry experts who continue to promote our growth, thus improving patient safety and quality across the country" Orr continued.
Terry LeClair, Vice President, Product is an industry veteran with nearly 30 years of experience defining, building, and shipping high reliability products with strong user interfaces. Prior to PSS, Terry led product development at Inquira, a content management/search company that powers many large web sites. Terry brings a unique blend of industrial engineering expertise, high reliability systems understanding and user centric design to PSS.
The new team will share responsibility for fostering strong relationships with key customers, cultivating mutually rewarding partnerships, and driving the adoption of PSS’s technology and core messaging in an effort to ensure patient safety and quality come first in each and every hospital in the world. “To have this caliber of mission-driven professionals on our team is an outstanding testament to the innovative solution we’ve developed to ensure hospitals bolster their patient safety programs, and improve the quality of care and clinical outcomes”, said James M. Sweeney, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “We are on a mission and our new team feels the sense of urgency to get our solution to health care organizations.” he added.
About PatientSafe Solutions, Inc.:
PatientSafe Solutions, Inc., (PSS) designs wireless healthcare solutions like PatientTouch™ which enables care teams to seamlessly connect to patient’s critical information and core enterprise systems, it automatically projects key actionable data to help hospitals and their clinicians deliver the right care at the right time from an easy to use iPod® Touch. PSS has defined a new category in patient safety and quality care at the bedside and beyond…Connected Patient Care. PatientSafe Solutions is headquartered in San Diego, California. More information can be found at http://www.patientsafesolutions.com.