Lantana understands that health information software must not only meet the requirements for reporting and Meaningful Use (MU). It must deliver solutions that benefit both clinicians and patients.
East Thetford, VT (PRWEB) August 08, 2014
Lantana Consulting Group is proud to announce the addition of Harrison Fox, MPH, in the dual role of Product Manager/Project Manager. Through his experience with a New York health information exchange, Fox brings a deep understanding of how data exchange transforms and improves healthcare. Fox’s background and passion aligns with Lantana’s vision for the exchange of health information across the spectrum of care so that it is affordable; improves well-being, public health, and quality of care; and contributes to research.
“Lantana understands that health information software must not only meet the requirements for reporting and Meaningful Use (MU). It must deliver solutions that benefit both clinicians and patients. Being part of Lantana’s team of professionals means being able to deliver the highest quality work for customers,” explains Fox when asked why he chose to join Lantana.
As a Product Manager, Fox will guide the development of Lantana’s SEE Tool, a web-based application to edit, save, and share CDA documents. In his Project Manager role, Fox will support Lantana customers working on the commercial, non-government, side of the firm.
CEO Liora Alschuler shares, “It’s great to have Harrison on board. His experience with EHR implementation and analytics is very strong and a great complement to our staff.”
Fox holds a Master of Public Health from Columbia University, a Bachelor of Arts in Molecular, Cellular, Developmental Biology and a Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry from the University of Colorado. Prior to joining Lantana, Fox was the Executive Director of the Continuum Care Improvement Through Information New York (CCITI NY) where he lead a multimillion-dollar technology implementation of multi-enterprise electronic health systems and clinical decision support tools across more than 10 hospitals and 30 nursing facilities.
Lantana Consulting Group (http://www.lantanagroup.com) provides services and software for healthcare providers, vendors, and regulators who develop and implement standards-based health information exchange. Lantana’s vision is to see health information available across the spectrum of care, supporting safe, effective, affordable healthcare that improves well-being, public health, quality of care, and research. The company’s expertise encompasses developing and implementing over two dozen US and international healthcare data exchange standards, including the HL7 Clinical Document Architecture (CDA), Consolidated CDA (C-CDA), Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR), Healthcare Quality Measure Format (HQMF) or "eMeasure", and Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) standards—all cited as requirements for Stage 2 Meaningful Use (MU2) of electronic health record (EHR) systems in the US. Lantana operates in a distributed environment with more than 25 consultants and staff.