Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 29, 2013
Jvion announced today that Dr. Sanjay Saint joined the company’s Advisory Team and will serve a key role within the organization as a subject matter expert in the areas of patient safety and infection prevention. Dr. Saint will advise and inform Jvion’s newest solutions, which are designed to help providers predict and avoid potential revenue losses while improving overall health outcomes.
Dr. Saint is the George Dock Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan, the Director of the VA/University of Michigan Patient Safety Enhancement Program, and the Associate Chief of Medicine at the Ann Arbor VA Medical Center.
“Dr. Saint brings with him a stellar history of clinical expertise, innovation, and leadership along with a diverse background focused on enhancing patient safety by preventing healthcare-associated infection,” said Shantanu Nigam, Jvion CEO. “His experience and eminence within the healthcare community will enhance Jvion’s emerging solutions and will enrich the insights that we deliver to our clients.”
Dr. Saint is a prominent author and researcher in the field. In addition to his clinical accomplishments, Dr. Saint has authored more than 200 peer-reviewed papers with approximately 75 appearing in the New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, Lancet or the Annals of Internal Medicine. Dr. Saint’s research is currently funded by the National Institutes of Health, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and the European Commission.
“We are just beginning to grasp the true impact of the mandated changes and monumental shifts that are taking place within healthcare,” said Dr. Saint. “I am excited to be part of a team working to enhance the value of the care that is being delivered.”
Jvion is a healthcare technology company addressing the financial and operational impacts resulting from mandated reforms and compliance activities. We offer a suite of Big Data-enabled software solutions to reduce the financial impact and burden of the ICD-10 conversion, and help providers protect their revenues from increased financial waste associated with mandated changes and increased payor scrutiny. Please visit Jvion’s website at jvion.com for more information.