NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ContextMedia:Health, the leader in patient outcome technologies, announced today that Don Butler has been appointed Senior Vice President of Research & Development Solutions for the Life Sciences industry. In this role, Butler will be responsible for building and scaling technology solutions to accelerate clinical trial enrollment and enable new therapy market launches. Butler brings a decade of experience in the healthcare technology space and will report into ContextMedia:Health's EVP of Business Growth and Analytics, Ashik Desai.
"ContextMedia:Health is committed to solving a wide range of enterprise challenges in healthcare through the targeted use of technology and digital communication tools. Don is a proven leader in the space and will lead this initiative to continue transforming the global healthcare landscape," said Desai. "We need to accelerate momentum in Clinical Research & Development for the betterment of society through enhancements to the clinical trial recruitment, enrollment and retention processes for patients, providers and life sciences companies by utilizing our platforms at the point of care."
Butler most recently served as SVP of Global Enterprise Sales at Metidata Solutions, where the teams he led were responsible for a significant portion of the firm's total global revenue. Before his tenure at Metidata, he served as a leader in Oracle Corporation's Health Sciences Global Business Unit.
"I am thrilled to be joining ContextMedia:Health, which captivated me as the most innovative company at the intersection of patient engagement, physician interaction and the life sciences industry," said Butler. "I'm honored to help ContextMedia:Health pursue its mission of improving patient outcomes. I was impressed by its continual and rapid innovation in the market, as well as its investments into a long-term vision of delivering health outcomes at scale."
ContextMedia:Health is the leading provider of digital solutions at the point of care in the United States. The company's technologies impact 378 million patient visits a year at 25,000 physician practices across the nation through digital anatomy boards, patient education tablets and mobile connectivity in outpatient waiting rooms and physician consultation rooms. These health technologies deliver measurable results to patient engagement, empowering action and inspiring behavior change for people living with a chronic condition.
In addition to hospitals and integrated health systems, ContextMedia:Health also partners with life science companies, medical device companies, health content publishers and medical associations to catalyze conversations between the healthcare provider and patient about lifestyle changes and therapy solutions to improve the quality of life. To find out more about brand partnerships, visit http://partner.contextmediainc.com
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