Net Health Systems Announces New Chief Financial Officer

Jan 08, 2013, 10:44 ET from Net Health Systems

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Net Health Systems, the leading provider of clinical documentation and work flow systems for the rapidly growing field of wound care, is pleased to announce hiring Patrick Rooney as its Chief Financial Officer.

"The unbelievable growth, company culture, and gifted team members at Net Health create an ideal working environment," said Mr. Rooney. "It's a very exciting time to be joining the company."

Mr. Rooney brings over 20 years of expansive professional experience to Net Health.  Most recently, he served in a consulting role with a large, publicly traded company performing acquisition integration services. Previously, Mr. Rooney was CFO for a manufacturing company. He has served as CFO of a start-up in the solar energy industry, where he was part of the executive team effort of raising over $150 million in funding. Mr. Rooney began his career at Deloitte, one of the largest professional services firms in the world, where he had numerous leadership roles as a Partner.

"It is a pleasure to add Patrick to the executive team at Net Health," commented Net Health CEO, Anthony Sanzo. "Our growth in 2012 was outstanding, allowing us to strengthen our management team in the important areas of business development, clinical consultation, sales, and financial management.  Given Patrick's experiences as a 'Big 4' partner and as a senior executive supporting growth stage companies, his joining the team enhances our ability to fulfill growth plans."

Mr. Rooney is a CPA and received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Duquesne University. 

About Net Health Systems
Net Health's WoundExpert platform is a certified Electronic Health Record (EHR) utilized by over 20,000 physicians, clinicians, and wound care professionals in more than 1,000 healthcare facilities. Outpatient wound clinics, long-term care and home health facilities, traveling physicians and other healthcare providers use Net Health's fully integrated Software as a Service (SaaS) platform to record clinical procedures and document financial results to improve patient care and outcomes and to comply with regulatory requirements. WoundExpert allows providers to assess wounds and document care planning; schedule, receive and track insurance authorization; record and track coding and billing; benchmark facility performance; and provide telemedicine services. Net Health's database of over 6 million patient encounters represents the largest independent source of chronic wound benchmarking data in the industry.

SOURCE Net Health Systems