docBeat®'s cutting-edge communications technology addresses a serious pain point in the healthcare industry
Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 13, 2013
Las Vegas based healthcare technology startup docBeat® announces a new general counsel and Secretary of the Board on its diverse lineup of high-profile board members.
docBeat® is a HIPAA-compliant, cloud-based secure messaging solution which offers healthcare professionals a simple, streamlined way to communicate between nurses, doctors, and other healthcare professionals to improve quality of care and patient outcomes.
“I am delighted to have Alan join us at this pivotal time where we adding new enterprise customers and healthcare organizations to our portfolio. Alan brings phenomenal expertise in healthcare, commercial and corporate law,” said Sunny Tara, CEO and Founder of docBeat®.
Mr. Sklar, who has practiced healthcare, corporate, securities, real estate and commercial law for 30 years, was selected as the leading business lawyer in Nevada by the Nevada Business Journal.
“docBeat® is a part of the continuing trend toward creating greater efficiencies in medicine with solutions from the world of technology," said Sklar. "For my law firm and myself, participating in docBeat® is an opportunity to continue pursuing our long-standing practice in the areas of healthcare and technology.”
Board of directors members include:
Mandeep Mehra, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School. Dr. Mehra is a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and executive director of the Center for Advanced Heart Disease at the Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA. He is an internationally recognized expert in advanced heart failure, mechanical circulatory support and transplantation medicine.
"docBeat® provides an enriched platform to address streamlined direct communication gaps in clinicians across the continuum of complex care from hospital to home," said Dr. Mehra."The ability to cohesively bring multiple clinicians across diverse disciplines in multiple locations into a matrix of real time availability is unique and a primary reason for my involvement with docBeat®."
Sanjay Gupta, EVP, Marketing, Innovation and Corporate Relations Allstate Insurance. Before Allstate, Mr. Gupta was responsible for global marketing, brand strategy, e-commerce and analytics for Ally Financial.
"docBeat® offers a much-needed solution for busy healthcare professionals to communicate easily, securely and effectively," said Gupta. "I'm eager to help docBeat® transform healthcare collaboration and improve care in medical practices and hospitals everywhere."
Tim Stanley, SVP, Strategy & Innovation, Salesforce.com. Previous to SalesForce.com, Mr. Stanley served as CIO/CTO and Senior Vice President of innovation, gaming & technology for Caesars/Harrah's Entertainment. Mr. Stanley was recently named Information Week’s “Chief of the Year” for his track record of innovation, business and IT achievements.
"docBeat®'s cutting-edge communications technology addresses a serious pain point in the healthcare industry," said Stanley. "I believe docBeat® can become the leading solution that healthcare providers and professionals choose to connect with their peers and partners to deliver better patient experiences and outcomes."
"Having the support of such outstanding medical, technical, marketing and legal expertise on our board allows us to apply learning from multiple industries to improve collaboration among healthcare professionals to improve quality of care and patient outcomes," said Sunny Tara, CEO and Founder of docBeat®. "Their skills and experience provide invaluable depth and direction to our leadership team."
docBeat® is a patent-pending, secure, extensible, mobile, cloud-based communication platform, providing seamless integration with smartphone and web-based interfaces. The docBeat® solution for physicians and hospitals provides HIPAA-compliant messaging and avoids potential liability issues. Products are available via iOS, Android and PC-based systems. For more information visit http://www.docBeat.co.
Nivedita (Dolly) Rajan