OTTAWA, Feb. 28, 2012 /CNW/ - MD Physician Services is pleased to announce that Mike Gassewitz, EVP of Member Solutions, has also been appointed the President of MD Physician Services Software Inc. (MDPSSI). All electronic medical record (EMR) functions (product management, sales, research and development, operations) will now be led by Mr. Gassewitz within Member Solutions, the division responsible for product strategies and the creation of member value.
Mr. Gassewitz is replacing Paul Mason who will remain a significant contributor to the MD Physician Services' senior management team as EVP of Technology and Operations. "Under Paul's management and our investment in people and resources, EMR has experienced significant improvements over the past year," said Brian Peters, President and CEO of MD Physician Services. "The division received its ISO 13485 certification, it is delivering higher quality products and services, while engaging clients and receiving feedback that allows the team to continue to improve on both the product and service deliverables."
An experienced CEO and marketing leader with more than 20 years in the technology industry, Mike Gassewitz is responsible for driving product strategy, marketing programs and sales integration, as well as championing new opportunities to bring further value to CMA members. Prior to joining MD, he had an accomplished career in telecommunications and Internet security, building highly motivated teams and achieving outstanding success at Newbridge Networks, Alcatel-Lucent, Meriton Networks and Kindsight. Mr. Gassewitz is a Professional Engineer, with a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in Electrical Engineering (Computer Engineering) from the University of Waterloo.
"Mike will provide strong technology and leadership experience to build on Paul's accomplishments and ensure that PS Suite EMR remains a must-have tool for effective practice management," said Mr. Peters.
About MD Physician Services Software Inc.
MD Physician Services Software Inc., develops PS Suite EMR, software for physicians' electronic billing, scheduling and medical records needs. Its products are highly valued and trusted by physicians for their ability to seamlessly integrate individual approaches to clinical management. PS Suite v5.1 is eligible for physician funding in Ontario, Alberta and Saskatchewan.
About MD Physician Services
MD Physician Services Inc., with more than $29 billion in assets under administration, is dedicated to serving the financial and practice needs of its physician and family member clients through a comprehensive offering of products and services. MD Physician Services Inc. is wholly owned by CMA Holdings (2009) Incorporated. More information can be found at md.cma.ca.
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