Burlington, MA, November 2, 2020 – HealthEdge Software, Inc.® (“HealthEdge”), today announced that leading healthcare analytics and enterprise software expert, Anita Pramoda, has joined its Board of Directors.
Ms. Pramoda is the Founder and CEO of Owned Outcomes, Inc., a health analytics software company. She also serves as the Chairperson of the Board of Directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Los Angeles) and serves as a Board Member (and Chair of Compensation Committee) of Health Catalyst, Inc. (Nasdaq: HCAT), a provider of data and analytics technology and services to healthcare organizations, and of GoHealth (Nasdaq: GOCO), a digital marketplace for health insurance.
Previously, Ms. Pramoda served as a member of the Board of Directors of Dignity Health Foundation and Allscripts Healthcare (Nasdaq: MDRX), and as Chief Financial Officer at Epic Systems Corporation. Ms. Pramoda holds a Master of Business Administration degree from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
“HealthEdge has broken through and gained critical mass in modernizing payor infrastructure in the United States,” said Ms. Pramoda. “In bringing nimble digital infrastructure, HealthEdge is well positioned to advance seamless experiences, transparency, and responsiveness in healthcare.”
HealthEdge solutions include HealthRules® Payor, the industry’s leading integrated financial, administrative, and clinical platform for health insurers and Burgess Source®, a cloud-based platform and the only solution that natively brings together up-to-date regulatory data, claims pricing and editing, and real-time analytics tools. Both are next-generation technologies transforming the health payor marketplace.
“Using data, analytics, and machined learning as an overlay to HealthRules and Burgess Source workflows will enable us to drive greater automation and productivity for our customers,” said Steve Krupa, HealthEdge’s CEO. “We expect Anita’s considerable experience in this area to help guide the unique value propositions we will create through innovation.”
“HealthEdge continues to make great progress in its exciting journey to become an industry standard enterprise system and automation solution for healthcare payors,” said Ram Jagannath, Chairman of HealthEdge and Global Head of Healthcare for Blackstone Growth and Tactical Opportunities, “Anita’s product mindset and track record of scaling enterprise-class businesses will add valuable insight to these efforts.”
Board of Directors
Ms. Pramoda joins other key industry leaders serving on the HealthEdge Board of Directors including: Jay Gellert, former President and CEO of Health Net; Rick Jelinek, former Executive Vice President of CVS Health; Alec Cunningham, COO of Aetna (a CVS Health Company); John Naylor, President and CEO of Medica; Steve Krupa, HealthEdge CEO; and members of the Blackstone deal team.
HealthEdge provides modern, disruptive healthcare IT solutions that health insurers use to leverage new business models, improve outcomes, drastically reduce administrative costs, and connect everyone in the healthcare delivery cycle. Its next-generation enterprise solution suite, HealthRules, is built on modern, patented technology and is delivered to customers via the HealthEdge Cloud or onsite deployment. In 2020, HealthEdge was acquired by Blackstone, becoming the first healthcare and second transaction for Blackstone Growth (BXG). HealthEdge’s portfolio includes HealthRules Payor®, HealthRules CareManager®, and Burgess Source®. Follow HealthEdge, on Twitter @HealthEdge or on LinkedIn.