ST. LOUIS, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Crux Quality Solutions, LLC (CruxQS™), a leader in the development of radiation oncology software products and services, today announced that it has appointed Eduardo "Ed" Mercado as its CEO. In this role, Mr. Mercado will be responsible for developing and leading CruxQS's growth initiatives. These include expanding the company's geographic reach, ongoing products and services development, internal human capital growth and executing on the corporate vision and goals. In addition, Mr. Mercado will also lead Churchill Consulting, a division of CruxQS™.
"Ed brings a wide wealth of knowledge and depth of proven leadership ability to the CruxQS™ team," said Dharani Rangaraj, Founder and President of CruxQS™. "His ability to lead and grow healthcare organizations makes him uniquely suited to this role, and we're thrilled to have him join our team."
Prior to CruxQS™, Mr. Mercado served in a variety of healthcare related roles including, Senior Vice President Radiation/Radiology & Partnership Services for Florida Cancer Specialists the largest privately owned oncology group in the US. Ed also distinguished himself as Vice President for Operations and Corporate Development for Vantage Oncology for nine years, where he earned his reputation for innovative thinking by merging cancer related specialists into medical groups and cancer center joint venture partnerships.
"I'm passionate about leading CruxQS™ and providing the best in class healthcare products and services that support the Triple Aim of improving healthcare through efficacious care, cost containment and enhancing the patient experience," said Ed Mercado. "I have dedicated my career to improving the lives of cancer patients and providing the tools for caregivers to deliver quality, compassionate care."
About Crux Quality Solutions
Crux Quality Solutions, LLC (CruxQS™) is a global software product design and services company. With a focus on oncology, CruxQS's mission is to deliver innovative technologies (software, hardware) & service models with a primary goal of making cancer care affordable, accessible and safe. Their software product lines include FlowBoard™, a digital workflow program, Equate™, an enterprise quality management system, and Gurukkul™ an educational residency management program. Their service offerings include SafetyNet™, a comprehensive risk mitigation audit of clinics and hospital radiation oncology programs, and OnDemand Dosimetry™, a program that supports dosimetrists with remote planning services. To learn more about CruxQS™, please visit www.cruxqs.com
SOURCE Crux Quality Solutions, LLC