RemitDATA Names Matthew Hargus its Chief Technology Officer

Hargus has risen through the ranks at RemitDATA since joining in 2009

Jun 08, 2012, 08:55 ET from RemitDATA Inc.

DALLAS, June 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- RemitDATA Inc., the healthcare industry's leading provider of comparative analytics for provider productivity and financial data, today announced that it has named Matthew Hargus as its new Chief Technology Officer.  Hargus will report directly to RemitDATA CEO Dave Ellett.

"Matthew's experience and achievements here made our selection process quite easy," Ellett said. "He has been instrumental in the development of TITAN and our other products, and he has the vision to help lead us, our products and our partners to innovate in the coming years."  

Hargus brings more than 15 years of technology experience to the CTO position at RemitDATA.  He spent over a decade working with Fortune 500 companies, including Ford, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Pier One Imports, Wachovia Securities, Countrywide, and Parago, to deliver custom solutions through SaaS applications.  Holding senior consultant and development team leadership positions, Hargus worked to reduce these clients' technology maintenance costs, ease upcoming feature developments, and implement real-time tracking of company performance metrics to increase their profitability and productivity.

As RemitDATA's CTO, Hargus will lead the software development group to successfully meet client needs through technology implementation.  Hargus joined RemitDATA as the Director of Software Development in 2009, using his background with cross-platform, high-volume data analysis applications to implement leading-edge solutions for comparative analytics of structured healthcare data. 

"We're a very data intensive business, and one of the things we're trying to do is maintain that ability with our partners and come up with ways to go beyond expectations, in terms of streamlining and applying analytics to that data," Hargus said.  "I am very excited to be leading our technology team.  I'm looking forward to helping produce more innovations for RemitDATA in the future."

About RemitDATA
Founded in 2000, RemitDATA Inc. helps more than 100,000 healthcare providers improve revenue and cash collections by identifying and correcting performance issues in the post-adjudication stage of the revenue cycle. The company provides a range of system-agnostic solutions with patented, proprietary technology offered in Software as a Service (SaaS) form for immediate value-add implementation, resulting in a faster return on investment. The end result is more enlightened providers with better educated practice management teams, improved employee productivity and increased profitability. Based in Memphis, Tennessee, and Plano, Texas, the company has enjoyed a more than 90 percent client renewal rate since its inception. For more information, please visit