LOS ANGELES, July 26, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Stanson Health, a next generation Clinical Decision Support (CDS) and analytics company, today announced that Dr. Jeremy Orr was named Chief Medical Officer (CMO). As Stanson CMO, Dr. Orr will expand his leadership role guiding the strategic development of Stanson Health products and services, along with important roles in Commercial Operations, Clinical Content development, and upstream product development for Stanson Clinical Decision Support and Analytics.
Prior to his tenure at Stanson Health, Dr. Orr was the CMO of Humedica (later Optum Analytics) where he was responsible for guiding clinical development of the Humedica analytic platform. A board-certified family physician, Dr. Orr was named a "Top 100 Physician" during his time with Kaiser Permanente, and then went on to launch a medical practice that became part of Centura Health. While an Assistant Professor at the University of Colorado, he was selected as Teacher of the Year by Residents in 2011. Dr. Orr has more than 20 years of population health experience, including outcomes research, chronic disease management, EMR implementation and optimization, and provider operations.
Rick Adam, President of Stanson Health stated, "We are very pleased that Dr. Jeremy Orr will serve as Stanson Chief Medical Officer. He will continue in his role of supporting our sales effort and explaining the benefits of Stanson solutions to the clinical leadership in health systems. For our installed customers, Jeremy has and will continue to be very active in supporting the clinical governance around deploying workflow-integrated CDS."
"It is very satisfying to offer clients a complete CDS solution that makes it easy for clinicians to do the right thing, and right in workflow," stated Dr. Orr. "We have evolved our content from Choosing Wisely and PQRS to other client priorities such as CJR, opioid management, and antibiotic stewardship. We have also expanded our CDS analytics offering to better enable clients to manage their entire CDS environment and close the loop with providers on the alerts they are seeing. Stanson is well positioned to become a clear market and thought leader in CDS and I'm thrilled to be a part of it."
Current Stanson customers include Cedars-Sinai, MemorialCare Health System, Trinity Mother Francis, Florida Hospital System, SCL Health System, Hawaii Pacific Health, New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Mercy Health Network, Presence Health, and many more.
About Stanson Health
Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, Stanson Health is leading the way in developing next-generation Clinical Decision Support solutions. Stanson provides EMR-integrated real-time alerts optimized for use in the physician's clinical workflow. Combined with relevant analytics, Stanson solutions safely guide physician decisions toward the elimination of unnecessary or inappropriate care and help improve the quality of care. Stanson clients operate more than 110 hospitals with more than 30,000 providers.
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