Elgin, Illinois (PRWEB) November 05, 2014
HealthWare Systems announced today that it has hired Steve Linthicum as Chief Technology Officer. In his new role, Mr. Linthicum will oversee the entire operations of HealthWare Systems and will be directly responsible for the development and deployment of new products, implementation of existing software modules and the day to day operations.
“We are excited to have Steve Linthicum join our team. His experience will enable HealthWare Systems to continue grow our existing base of products, as well as, develop and launch new and innovative products in the very near future," said Steve Gruner, CEO.
Mr. Linthicum most recently was the Chief Technology Officer for the Illinois Health Information Exchange (ILHIE) Authority. Prior to ILHIE, Mr. Linthicum was a Technology Manager in GE Healthcare IT’s Office of the CTO. His initial role was product management for GE's Perioperative and Anesthesia software solutions. He was later promoted to a larger role, which allowed him to expand his product management expertise to a wider range of GE solutions, which included Lab, Pharmacy, PACS, Operating Room and EMR. During his GE career which spanned 22 years and included software development leadership positions at GE Aircraft Engines, the GE Global Research Center as well GE HCIT, Steve was inventor on 18 US Patent Applications with 6 patents granted by the USPTO.
Mr. Linthicum holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial & Systems Engineering from Ohio University.
About HealthWare Systems
HealthWare Systems specializes in software solutions that improve patient workflows and revenue management for hospitals and health systems. Specifically, HWS products plug the gaps in the revenue cycle, driving down the total cost of collections, while improving revenue capture and increasing physician, patient, and employee satisfaction.
HealthWare Systems can seamlessly integrate patient access technology into existing hospital systems, ensuring every patient encounter is financially and clinically cleared prior to date of service. HealthWare Systems solutions also drive accuracy and efficiency during patient registration and through the entire patient encounter.
For more information, visit http://www.healthwaresystems.com or call 847-649-5100.