BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Oct. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Premise Health, a leading worksite health and patient engagement company, has appointed Haden McWhorter as its new Chief Information Officer.
Recognized as a leader in the industry for over 25 years, McWhorter most recently served as Premise Health's Chief Technology Officer. He was named Chief Technology Officer of the Year for 2016 by the Nashville Technology Council.
"The development of innovative technology solutions for patients, providers and clients is a critical component of Premise Health's strategy to change the way employees experience health care and how we engage our user populations," said Stuart Clark, CEO of Premise Health. "We must also build sustainable infrastructure – human and machine – to support these technologies. I am confident that Haden will help us advance these important goals and pleased that we have the opportunity to leverage the strength of one of our internal leaders."
In his new role, McWhorter will lead Premise Health's technology teams with particular focus on advancing information systems' quality of service, client reporting, engagement tools, and user experience.
"Our nation's health care delivery system is changing rapidly and technology solutions are going to play an ever increasing role in how people access and manage their health care. Premise Health understands this and is proactively developing solutions to improve health outcomes for employers and their workforces," McWhorter said. "We have a lot of important and exciting work ahead of us – I'm proud to be a part of the team. Together we will create a new model for others to follow."
ABOUT PREMISE HEALTH
Premise Health is a leading worksite health and patient engagement company dedicated to improving the cost and quality of employee health care. With more than 40 years of experience, Premise Health manages more than 500 worksite-based health and wellness centers across the country. The company serves more than 200 of the nation's leading employers, including a significant number of the Fortune 1000. Premise Health is a company of Water Street Healthcare Partners, a strategic investor focused exclusively on the health care industry. For more information on Premise Health, visit www.premisehealth.com.
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