Herndon, VA (PRWEB) June 28, 2012
Chiliad Inc., the leader in iterative discovery solutions for big data analytics, today announced the appointment of Thomas R. Sobocinski as National Healthcare Executive. In his new role, Sobocinski will expand Chiliad’s marketing of solutions that enable the healthcare industry leverage big data to improve standards of care while driving down costs.
Tom has extensive leadership experience in both healthcare insurance and care provider networks, including executive roles in acute/long term care, senior adult living providers, and regional insurance companies.
"I am thrilled to welcome Tom to the Chiliad team," said Ken Rosen, Chiliad Vice President of Marketing. “Healthcare clinicians and researchers constantly strive to convert information into healthy outcomes. What is new is the need to apply an iterative discovery approach to massive data spread across multiple organizations—all to improve standards of care. Tom’s executive experiences on both the provider and payer sides of the industry give him the rare perspective of walking in our customers’ shoes.”
Prior to joining Chiliad, Tom was National Director of Health Care Practice at Baker Tilly International. He was also Chairman of the Board for Abri Health Plan Inc., a Medicaid managed care organization, and Regional Director for Kindred Healthcare, Inc., a diversified provider of post-acute care services. Before that, Tom held key executive and management positions in Extendicare Health Services, Inc., Physicians Plus Insurance, and Humana/Care Network.
“This is an exciting time to be joining Chiliad when the healthcare industry is striving to drive efficiency and quality through big data analytics,” said Tom Sobocinski. “Chiliad has a proven solution that can connect all information sources, providing a truly comprehensive view of all patient and treatment information that enables payers and providers to put the evidence to work in evidence-based medicine.”
Tom will be based in Chiliad’s Milwaukee, WI, office and will report directly to Ken Rosen.
Chiliad is the leader in Big Data analysis across clouds, organizations, and other information silos. Chiliad Discovery/Alert™ enables organizations to securely reach, find, analyze and continuously monitor big data—whether structured or unstructured, classified or unclassified.
Thousands of analysts use Chiliad to find meaning among vast information collections and to drive more effective actions. With Chiliad, analysis and discovery within the biggest of Big Data can actually save time and money. Chiliad can reach data in nearly any location, eliminating the expensive and time-consuming need to consolidate or transform your data. At the same time, Chiliad minimizes training and administrative support by empowering users with a flexible, easy-to-use conversational query tool capable of delivering the most relevant results.