Ray Scott, Former Axolotl Co-Founder & CEO, Joins HealthLevel Inc. Board as Chairman
Mountain View, CA – February 25, 2015 – HealthLevel Inc., an innovative health analytics company in Mountain View, Calif., is pleased to announce that Ray Scott has joined the company as Chairman.
Scott is well known in health IT for pioneering Health Information Exchanges through Axolotl Corp., which he cofounded in the 1990’s. Axolotl was ultimately acquired by Optum. Scott has worked closely with standards bodies and public and private collaboratives to establish a framework for secure patient information exchanges between authorized providers.
“Ray Scott has made significant contributions to the company as an adviser over the past few years,” said Parag Paranjpe, Founder and CEO of HealthLevel. “Ray’s formal acceptance of the Chairman’s role is a significant milestone for HealthLevel. He will play a pivotal role in the company strategy and execution.”
Following the development of novel information search techniques early in his career, which led to the implementation of New Scotland Yard’s first criminal intelligence system, Scott specialized in methods for software system and program design. An entrepreneur for most of his career, Scott works with startups in Europe and the U.S. and has served on the boards of many public and private technology companies. He is currently serving on the boards of Health Fidelity Inc. and iRhythm Technologies Inc., and is the Chairman of eHealth Technologies Inc., in Rochester, New York.
“HealthLevel has a unique and significantly differentiable product that has proven itself an invaluable tool in discovering and reporting meaningful relationships between clinical, financial and operational data,” Scott said. “I believe the company has a very bright future ahead, helping health systems provide high quality care efficiently and profitably, and I am pleased and proud to be its Chairman.”
Founded in 2010, privately-held HealthLevel is headquartered in Mountain View, California, and is the creator of Foundations, a SaaS healthcare business operations platform that integrates clinical, operational, and financial data. Foundations provides intuitive, configurable real-time analytics for all staff, including clinicians and administrators, enabling them to monitor and improve individual and corporate business performance.