MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthtel, a member engagement software solution provider for the healthcare industry, announced the company has appointed Jeff Fritz to the role of President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). With over 20 years of experience as a leader in both the healthcare and financial services technology industries, Fritz has a proven track record of achieving significant revenue growth for emerging software companies. In 2003, he created an innovative Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution model for the consumer-driven healthcare industry with Lighthouse1 (now WEX Health). Jason McAthie, who led the CEO search, will be working closely with Fritz and will continue his duties as Executive Vice President.
"Our industry has been searching for a long time for ways to mobilize healthcare consumers that lead to better outcomes, and Healthtel is uniquely positioned to answer that need," said Fritz. "Better care starts with engaging members in better ways, and the dynamic Healthtel platform is architected to securely engage members more effectively than anyone else in the industry right now. Leading an organization with that kind of competitive position was an opportunity I couldn't pass up."
Healthtel clients include some of the largest healthcare organizations in the world. The company partners with those clients to create innovative solutions that strengthen consumer engagement. Healthtel's Member Engagement Platform gathers and delivers actionable data that allows healthcare companies to optimize member programs and incentives, resulting in a more proactive approach to wellness and preventative care. The company's unique Campaign-as-a-Service (CaaS) model orchestrates innovative consumer engagement campaigns from a secure cloud-based system that is tightly integrated to key health systems. The result is flexible, compliant solutions that produce real-time actionable population health data, in-depth analysis and highly customized reporting for healthcare professionals.
"We are excited that Jeff Fritz has made this commitment to lead Healthtel into its next chapter," said Dan Bandt, founder of Healthtel. "His track record in the industry combined with the company's strong technology and vigorous performance to date makes Healthtel poised to experience not only strong growth, but a well-deserved position as the leading brand in its space."
About Healthtel: Based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Healthtel is a member engagement software solution for the healthcare industry. Healthtel's unique Campaign-as-a-Service (CaaS) platform orchestrates engagement at every stage of the member experience. Learn more at Healthtel.net.
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