Rich Berner to serve as president of international, Mark Hubbell as Canada managing director
CHICAGO, Oct. 31, 2013 /CNW/ - Allscripts recently named a team of executives to better deliver on client obligations and lead international growth. Healthcare organizations all over the world need outstanding healthcare IT and analytics solutions, and Allscripts is now positioned to help clients everywhere improve patient care.
Rich Berner joined Allscripts as president of Allscripts International, based in Chicago and reporting to Allscripts Chief Executive Officer, Paul M. Black.
Berner brings to Allscripts a deep understanding of the healthcare industry, global markets and what clients need to succeed. Berner was previously senior vice president at Caradigm (A Microsoft/GE Joint Venture), where he led the client organization. Prior to joining Caradigm, Berner served in a number of executive roles of increasing responsibility at Cerner Corporation and other technology companies domestically and internationally. For Rich Berner's full bio, visit Allscripts.com.
"Governments and providers across the world need to drive better outcomes and increase the health of their populations at lower costs," said Black. "Rich Berner brings the experience needed to grow our business and help our clients cost effectively increase patient safety, operational efficiencies and quality across the populations they manage."
Allscripts names first Managing Director for Canada
Allscripts appointed Mark Hubbell as Managing Director for Canada, working out of Kelowna, British Columbia, and reporting to Berner.
Hubbell, who joined Allscripts in 2012, is a senior technology executive with more than 30 years of experience in Information Technology and Health Informatics. Previously, Hubbell served as Territory Sales Director – Health at Sierra Systems Group Inc. and Director of Information Management and Technology at David Thompson Health Region. Throughout his career, he has worked extensively with provincial and territorial governments, health authorities, physician practices, and a wide variety of clinical communities.
"Allscripts has had continued success in Canada over the last year, as we strive to improve patient care all over the world," Hubbell said. "Through the exciting opportunities the Canadian market offers, we will continue to establish how our solutions help provide world-class outcomes."
Hubbell is one of three global managing directors. Stuart Miller will lead Allscripts operations in Europe, Middle East and Africa. David Chambers will drive Allscripts efforts in the Asia-Pacific market.
Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) delivers the insights that healthcare providers require to generate world-class outcomes. The company's Electronic Health Record, practice management and other clinical, revenue cycle, connectivity and information solutions create a Connected Community of Health™ for physicians, hospitals and post-acute organizations. To learn more about Allscripts, please visit www.allscripts.com, Twitter, YouTube and It Takes A Community: The Allscripts Blog.
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