SOUTH BEND, Ind., Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Press Ganey, a recognized leader in health care performance improvement, announced today that Devin J. Anderson has been named General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Anderson brings to Press Ganey substantial health care legal expertise and will be responsible for the company's legal, licensing, regulatory and compliance strategies.
"Health care organizations today face an increasingly complex regulatory environment and navigating these issues requires a strong team of experts," said Patrick T. Ryan, CEO of Press Ganey. "We are pleased to add Devin to head our legal team as his deep understanding of regulatory requirements and their implications will greatly benefit our business and our clients."
Prior to joining Press Ganey, Anderson served as the Chief Legal Officer of Medco International B.V., the international division of Medco Health Solutions, Inc. In that role, Anderson oversaw and managed all legal and regulatory aspects of Medco's business operations and business development initiatives in Europe. Previously, Anderson served as Chief Counsel of a Medco subsidiary, Liberty Healthcare Group, and oversaw all legal and regulatory aspects of Liberty's mergers and acquisitions, business development, and operational efforts.
Prior to his tenure with Medco, Anderson served as the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of PolyMedica Corporation, where he oversaw all legal and regulatory aspects of PolyMedica's corporate strategy and business development initiatives, as well as advising the company on all aspects of corporate and securities law and corporate governance matters. Previous to PolyMedica, Anderson worked at the law firms of Hale and Dorr LLP, and Pierce Atwood LLP.
Anderson received a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Maine and his J.D. from Boston University School of Law.
Press Ganey Associates, Inc.
Recognized as a leader in health care performance improvement for more than 25 years, Press Ganey partners with more than 10,000 organizations to create and sustain high-performing organizations, and, ultimately, improve the overall patient experience. Harnessing a unique integrated data platform, Press Ganey provides sophisticated analytics to help discover and prioritize key performance improvement efforts and reveal opportunities to enhance patient care, improve outcomes, and control costs. Press Ganey works with clients from across the continuum of care, including 50 percent of all U.S. hospitals. For more information, visit www.pressganey.com.
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