MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Livongo Health, the leading Applied Health Signals company that empowers people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier lives, today announced that it has appointed industry veteran Zane Burke as Chief Executive Officer. Company Founder and current CEO, Glen Tullman, will transition to the role of Executive Chairman.
Previously, Burke spent five years as president of Cerner Corp., a $5.1 billion healthcare IT company that has more than 28,000 associates and works with 27,500 providers in more than 35 countries. In his 22 years with the company, he held various senior executive roles in sales, strategy, finance, and operations.
"Zane spent two decades building relationships with the top health systems in the world. He knows the healthcare challenges facing employers, providers, and those with chronic conditions," said Tullman. "Livongo is growing rapidly with significant opportunities on the horizon. I believe Zane is the perfect person to take the Company to the next level and to lead Livongo through this period of rapid expansion."
Livongo offers an entirely new kind of experience that makes it easier for people to stay healthy. The Company offerings address pre-diabetes, diabetes, high blood pressure, weight management, and medication optimization. Livongo enables people to make important health changes by aggregating and interpreting data, and by delivering health signals in the way most useful to the person managing their condition.
"With six in ten people living with a chronic condition, the time is right for Livongo's experiential, fresh approach to improving the quality of life and the health status of people who live with these conditions," said Burke. "As CEO, my focus will be working with this incredible team to grow the company so that we can create better health and care experiences for our Members, and more appropriately manage the resources consumed in managing those conditions for anyone paying for that care."
Livongo is the leading Applied Health Signals company that empowers people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier lives. Livongo's team of data scientists aggregate and interpret substantial amounts of health data and information to create Actionable, Personalized, and Timely insights and Health Nudges delivered to our members to make it easier for them to stay healthier. Livongo is the first company at the intersection of data science, behavior enablement, and clinical impact with the technologies and capabilities to Silence Noisy Healthcare™. Our approach is leading to better clinical and financial outcomes while creating a better experience for people with chronic conditions. For more information, visit: www.livongo.com.
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