Members in the News – February 2018

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Members in the News – February 2018

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health is offering its Spring Career Fair on Friday, March 23 from 12-4pm in the Armory on 168th St. in Manhattan. Registration is currently open, and a few spots are still available. Hire the best and brightest in healthcare administration, public health, health communication, and healthcare consulting.

Crossix is recruiting for a VP, Product Strategy and an Analytics Services Director. Click here for all of their current job opportunities.

EIR Healthcare, the healthcare innovation firm behind the “hospital of the future,” is excited to announce its strategic partnership with the nation’s oldest minority- and woman-owned design and construction management firm, McKissack & McKissack. The companies will be working together on bringing modular medical units to both private and public organizations, such as FEMA and the Department of Defense.

Grassi & Co. announced that Alicia Shickle, Senior Manager of Grassi Healthcare Advisors, was recently named President of the AAPC Manhattan Local Chapter.

HEALTHePRACTICES published a new blog post, Can Telemedicine Help with the Opioid Abuse Crisis? explaining how the misuse of and addiction to opioids is a serious national crisis that affects public health as well as social and economic welfare.  

HealthSapiens Chairman and CEO Karim Babay is honored to have been selected as the 2018 Youth Chair at the United Nations. The Youth Assembly (YA) is a unique platform for fostering dialogue and generating partnerships between exceptional youth, civil society, the private sector, and the United Nations.

Hive Health CEO Colette Balaam is happy to report that the agency has collected another award for its Virtual Reality Surgical Experience simulation tool: a Bronze PM Society Craft Award for Interactive Communications. The simulation tool also picked up two Gold PM Society Digital Awards in the New Technology and HCP Education Categories, as well as the MM&M Gold Award in the Digital Initiative for Non-Consumers Category.

Mount Sinai Health System is seeking a dynamic Medical Director to lead a next generation primary care practice dedicated to providing truly high value care to patients, unfettered from the traditional fee-for-service model. Located in Atlantic City, NJ, the health center delivers broad scope primary care through a unique partnership with a progressive payer, UNITE HERE HEALTH. 

PatientPoint® is partnering with leading mobile patient activation and care management communication solution MeU Care to launch PatientPoint Connect. The mobile engagement platform slated to launch this spring will allow providers to deliver HIPAA-compliant multimedia messaging and award-winning education to extend quality care beyond office or hospital walls.

Saama Technologies announced a new partnership with Informa Pharma Intelligence’s Citeline bridging clinical trial information to Real World Evidence. Also, Frost and Sullivan announced Saama earned Frost & Sullivan’s recognition as a technology leader, with its Real-World Evidence IT Solutions.