MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Uniphy Health, formerly Healthcare Engagement Solutions, today announced the addition of two new advisory board members. Ken Ackerman and Pamela Clifford have joined the advisory board to assist in furthering the Uniphy communication and collaboration platform.
Ken Ackerman, Chairman Emeritus, Integrated Healthcare Strategies. Ackerman has managed hospital-based multi-specialty medical group practices and acute care facilities. He also has executive involvement in the nation’s largest rural health care system, Geisinger Health System, where he served as President of the Geisinger Medical Center. He is an acknowledged expert on issues involving governance of integrated delivery systems and medical practices.
Pamela Clifford, Former Director, Center for Healthcare Innovation, Hennepin County Medical Center. Clifford provides deep expertise in hospital, clinic and community care administration. At the Center for Healthcare Innovation she played a leading role in Hennepin Health, a nationally recognized accountable care organization for the indigent on Medical Assistance.
Advisory board members provide strategic business counsel and product development advice to ensure Uniphy Health’s application stays relevant to the healthcare industry.
“We are pleased to add Ken and Pamela to the advisory board at this important development phase of our business,” said George McNulty, co-founder of Uniphy Health. “In the past seven months we have deployed the platform with several healthcare organizations. As we continue to add clients, the advisory board will be instrumental in guiding platform enhancements and assisting with smart business planning.”
Uniphy is a secure, cloud-based service that combines social media, targeted content, performance metrics, and messaging into one mobile platform so clinicians can get all of the information they need quickly and efficiently. Designed to replace traditional physician portals by providing secure anytime, anywhere access, Uniphy acts as a “virtual doctor’s lounge” that improves communication among organizations with multiple facilities, recently combined clinical populations, and community physicians.
About Uniphy Health
Headquartered in Minneapolis, Uniphy Health was established in 2013. The company launched its Uniphy collaboration platform in July 2014 and has since deployed the platform within several hospital and clinic settings in the United States. Uniphy Health is led by Chuck French, George McNulty, and Tom Wamberg. For more information, visit www.uniphyhealth.com.