Incline Village, Nevada (PRWEB) December 03, 2014
The Board of Directors of ConvergenceHealth, Inc., a global provider of solutions, technology and consulting services for the healthcare industry, has appointed Kevin Noland as President and Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors. Noland will succeed Jasna Gehring who will continue as the non-executive Chairman of the Board after serving as the interim Chief Executive Officer for the past year.
Prior to joining ConvergenceHealth, Noland served as President and Chief Executive Officer with publicly traded A.D.A.M., Inc. A.D.A.M. produced and syndicated consumer health information and applications across the health care industry as well as consumer destinations such as Google, Yahoo and WebMD. He also led a transformative initiative with the acquisition of Online Benefits, Inc., a health and benefits administration platform for mid-sized employers. Noland was with A.D.A.M. for over 15 years until the company was acquired in 2010.
“We are delighted that Kevin joins us as we expand our technology and service capabilities both domestically and throughout the world,” said Jasna Gehring, Chairman of ConvergenceHealth. “Kevin is a proven leader with core product development skills, business vision and the ability to build a world class team. His passion and commitment to empowering people to better health is a perfect fit with our long-term strategy.”
Noland brings more than 25 years of healthcare management experience. He has held leadership positions with General Electric, Borland Software Corporation and beBetter Health, Inc. where he served as President and Chief Operating Officer. He has also worked with several start up ventures including most recently Chief Executive Officer of PowWowHR, Inc., a market leading provider of enterprise human resource and benefit technologies.
“ConvergenceHealth is a rare company devoted to revolutionizing the health care engagement experience and the improvement of people’s health – anywhere they may live. We have tremendous opportunities to change the dynamics of how consumers interact with their health and well-being, and I’m honored to be leading the company.
“I have worked with the ConvergenceHealth organization on many occasions over the past 15 years and have continually been impressed with their commitment to providing high quality, high value solutions,” Noland said.
“We are extremely pleased to welcome Kevin as the newest member of the ConvergenceHealth leadership team. His executive management experience, healthcare technology background and passion for building new consumer centric products will be a tremendous asset as ConvergenceHealth develops new applications for the evolution of healthcare reform,” said Jay Handline, Executive Vice President of Convergence Health. “Under Kevin's leadership we can expect to see ConvergenceHealth continue its proud legacy of providing exceptional healthcare technology services around the world.”
Noland serves as a Board Director for StandUp For Kids, a national non-profit organization committed to end the cycle of youth homelessness and also serves on the Advisory Board of Atlanta-based Usable Health, LLC.
About ConvergenceHealth, Inc.
ConvergenceHealth is a global provider of healthcare solutions, technology and consulting services that enable organizations to achieve greater efficiency; inspire engagement with consumer-centric applications; and improve health outcomes. Our clients include benefit provider networks, commercial health insurers, government, employers, large health systems and wellness companies who are capitalizing on new opportunities for improved employee performance and reduced health care costs.
For more information visit http://www.convergencehealth.com.