We are uniquely positioned to offer collaborative health management tools that will give people more control over their own wellness, in conjunction with their healthcare provider, caregivers, family and friends.
Seattle, WA (PRWEB) February 17, 2012
Numera today announced appointments for two key leadership posts: Bill Reid as Vice President, Product Development and Feroze Motafram as Vice President, Operations. The additions reinforce the company’s long-standing commitment to innovation, efficiency and performance as a leader and pioneer in health coaching technologies. By focusing on open-platform solutions and affordability, Numera enables widespread adoption of FDA-cleared remote monitoring, population health management tools, and social + mobile apps to support healthy lifestyles. Reid and Motafram are charged with the design and deployment of these technologies and services.
“The addition of this caliber of expertise is vital as we continue to build our world-class health & wellness platforms,” said Numera CEO Tim Smokoff. “Bill will drive the advancement of our suite of tools and services, while Feroze will guide the development of our company’s operational infrastructure as we take our products into full-scale production. We are uniquely positioned to offer collaborative health management tools that will give people more control over their own wellness, in conjunction with their healthcare provider, caregivers, family and friends.”
Reid, who will be responsible for shaping the product vision and roadmap, comes to Numera following a successful ten-year career with Microsoft, where he managed development of strategic health products including Microsoft HealthVault and Amalga. He has his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and a Masters of Science from Tufts University. He is a founding member and past president of the Washington State Healthcare Executive Forum, a chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives, serves as a mentor and program advisor for the University of Washington Masters of Health Administration Program, and is board-certified in healthcare management as a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.
Motafram, who is a recognized innovator of supply chain management and new product introduction processes, will oversee supply chain management, supplier relations, provisioning and fulfillment. Prior to Numera, he was Vice President of Operations for Cardiac Science Corporation. Motafram has his Masters of Electrical Engineering from Marquette University, recently completed an advanced management program at University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business, and is certified in lean systems implementation by the University of Tennessee.
Numera (http://www.numera.com) provides affordable telehealth monitoring solutions for care management and wellness programs. Numera Net, combined with the suite of Numera Engage analytic, compliance and intervention applications and professional services, and the Numera Social behavior change and support applications for Facebook + mobile platforms, offers a complete health coaching platform for any organization to drive measurably better health.