CLEARWATER, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Stratus Video, the industry leader in language service and video technology, is rapidly growing their new Telehealth Division following additional investment from Kinderhook Industries. Inspired by the past trajectory of the Language Services Division, the Stratus Telehealth team is poised to meet aggressive expansion goals with products that include ER/Urgent Care Virtual Consult, a Post Hospital Discharge Solution, a Behavioral Health Solution and Care Coordination.
“This is exactly the type of support we need to deliver innovative solutions which improve the timing and quality of patient care,” said Lee Horner, President of the Stratus Telehealth Division. “We are building a dynamite team that is going to bring us to the next level.”
The new Stratus Telehealth team includes Horner himself, who brings more than 25 years experience growing healthcare technology companies, along with Mark Knudsen as Vice President of Product Innovation, and AnnaMaria Turano as Vice President of Marketing. Knudsen will be charged with managing overall client interaction and performance of the Telehealth products. He has a vast background in solution strategy, product marketing and development. Turano will be leading Stratus Telehealth marketing initiatives. She brings a robust background of strategic marketing and brand consulting to her new role.
“The Stratus Language Services Division has been doing incredible things in the healthcare technology space,” said Chris Michalik, Managing Director of Kinderhook Industries. “We are confident that further investment into the Telehealth Division will yield similar innovation and improved patient care. With its proprietary technology platform, Stratus is strongly positioned to capitalize on the market opportunity in telehealth,”states Michalik.
In addition to expanding the Telehealth Division, Stratus Video is continuing to invest in Language Services with additional leadership appointments, including Ehab AbuShmais being named the Vice President of Customer Success. With tremendous experience in customer experience and customer relationship management, AbuShmais will continue to drive Stratus’ growth.
Stratus Video’s success story and innovation plans will be presented by Lee Horner on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at noon PST during the 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco.
“Our technology is a game-changer,” said Horner. “With Kinderhook behind us, I am confident that we can drastically change the delivery of patient care for the better.”
Stratus is a technology-driven company that is changing the way patients and medical professionals connect across all areas of health care. Stratus is the largest and fastest growing video remote languages services company in the world. Stratus Language Services has four proprietary products including Stratus Video, a video remote interpretation product; Stratus Audio, an over-the-phone interpretation service; Stratus InPerson, an in-person Uber-like solution; and Stratus Word, a solution for document translation. Stratus Telehealth leverages Stratus’ proprietary technology platform with innovation aimed at improving the timing and quality of patient care. Stratus Telehealth solutions include ER/Urgent Care Virtual Consult, the Post Hospital Discharge Solution, a Behavioral Health Solution, and a Care Coordination Solution. Led by a team of dedicated individuals with decades of experience in the health care and technology markets, Stratus Video is committed to enabling visual connections and vital conversations.