WASHINGTON, D.C. — eHealth Initiative & Foundation (eHI) announced today the appointment of five new members to its Board of Directors, one each from Accenture, Amwell, Best Buy Health, CVS Health, LexisNexis Risk Solutions.
Kristin Ficery, Managing Director, at Accenture, Roy Schoenberg, President and CEO at Amwell; Sarah Jones, VP, Commercial Product at Best Buy Health, Adam Pellegrini, SVP, Virtual Care & Consumer Health at CVS Health, and Josh Schoeller, CEO, Healthcare at LexisNexis Risk Solutions will join the eHI Board of Directors.
eHI’s Leadership Council is a renowned group of industry executives that provides strategic guidance to the organization. Its Board of Directors participates in the Leadership Council and has fiduciary responsibility for the organization. Both are chaired by Susan Turney, MD, Chief Executive Officer of Marshfield Clinic Health System.
“The unique insight that these executives bring to the table is crucial. Not only do they represent companies and stakeholders that are instrumental to the transformation of healthcare, they each bring remarkable experience and leadership that will be paramount to eHI’s strategic initiatives and programs. With their influence, eHI will continue to work to use data to improve health outcomes, protect privacy, and improve the patient experience,” said Jennifer Covich Bordenick, Chief Executive Officer, eHealth Initiative & Foundation.
“eHI is extremely fortunate to bring aboard this diverse collection of leaders who have deep experience in the health care technology space,” said Dr. Turney. “These leaders will help eHI continue to stay at the forefront of thinking about how technology can be applied to drive innovation and transformation across the industry.”
“I am honored to serve on the Board of Directors at eHI, an industry leader conducting research, education and advocacy activities to improve patient outcomes and the overall healthcare experience using technology and innovation,” said Kristin Ficery, Managing Director leading Accenture’s North America Health practice. “The focus of eHI and Accenture Health are harmonious, and I look forward to helping shape the mission of delivering more effective, efficient and affordable healthcare.”
“I feel fortunate to join eHI board at a time when Healthcare technologies (like telehealth and Ai) are turning a corner. After decades of trying to match up to physical care as a standard, we can now advance the conversation and envision an entirely new healthcare experience fueled by a collaborative blend of physical, digital and automated services,” said Roy Schoenberg, President and CEO at Amwell.
“eHealth Initiative is a leader in driving innovation to improve patient lives, a mission that mirrors the purpose of Best Buy Health. It is an honor to join the eHI Board of Directors, and I look forward to working with the team to continue to improve healthcare,” said Sarah Jones, VP, Commercial Product at Best Buy Health.
“It is an honor to join eHealth Initiative’s board of directors. Their mission aligns closely with CVS Health’s commitment to empowering people on their path to better health and I look forward to collaborating with industry leaders to support eHI’s innovative work to transform healthcare,” said Adam Pellegrini, SVP, Virtual Care and Consumer Health at CVS Health.
“Through the partnership between eHealth Initiative and the healthcare business of LexisNexis Risk Solutions, I’ve seen first-hand the impact they have across the industry,” said Josh Schoeller, CEO, Healthcare at LexisNexis Risk Solutions. “I’m honored to be nominated to the Board and am eager to work with my fellow Board members and the eHi membership to advance our collective mission of transforming healthcare delivery with technology, data and innovation.”
About LexisNexis Risk Solutions
LexisNexis Risk Solutions harnesses the power of data and advanced analytics to provide insights that help businesses and governmental entities reduce risk and improve decisions to benefit people around the globe. We provide data and technology solutions for a wide range of industries including insurance, financial services, healthcare and government. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, Georgia, we have offices throughout the world and are part of RELX (LSE: REL/NYSE: RELX), a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. For more information, please visit www.risk.lexisnexis.com and www.relx.com.