VOX Telehealth Adds Two Healthcare Leaders
Advisory Board Member and Director of Pharma Solutions Appointed
December 9, 2014, Pennington, NJ – VOX Telehealth, a leader in the development of procedure-specific, patient engagement programs, today announced the recent appointment of Ed Meyercord as a member of the company’s Advisory Board and has retained the services of Al Reicheg, CEO & Founder of Sea Change Healthcare Consulting, to act as Director of Pharma Solutions. Both Meyercord and Reicheg are veterans in the healthcare industry and bring significant domain expertise and will support VOX’s plans to strengthen and expand its product and sales platform.
“The healthcare industry has demonstrated a strong desire to better engage the patient throughout the episode of care and Ed and Al will help us make that a reality,” said David Brown, CEO and Founder of VOX Telehealth. “Ed and Al have a deep understanding of how patient engagement mandates are reshaping the healthcare landscape and how the VOX platform is able to satisfy evolving market demands. We are confident they will make valuable contributions that support healthcare providers’ mission to deliver high-quality care, more efficiently.”
Meyercord is currently CEO and a founder of Critical Alert Systems, a healthcare IT firm that provides a connected care communications platform to help hospitals improve the patient-provider relationship. In addition, Meyercord is chairman of the board of Extreme Networks (NASDAQ: EXTR), a global provider of advanced data networking solutions, including tailored applications for the healthcare industry. Previously, Meyercord held positions as CEO of Cavalier Telephone & TV and TalkAmerica. He began his career on Wall Street and ultimately left investment banking to join the telecom industry. Reicheg brings more than 25 years of healthcare experience to his role as Director of Pharma Solutions, more than half of which was spent on the commercial side of the life sciences industry. Reicheg held a variety of positions with increasing responsibility across sales, marketing, and business development. Most recently, Reicheg spent nearly a decade building and executing a commercialization strategy for Qforma, a data analytics and predictive modeling company. His expansive knowledge across the pharma sector will enable him to leverage the VOX platform for medication adherence programs and clinical trials.
About VOX Telehealth
VOX Telehealth was founded to improve patient outcomes by redefining the patient experience and recovery model. Through a state-of-the art platform, VOX delivers procedure-specific, full episode-of-care engagement solutions that provide education, coordination, and monitoring through industry leading content, proprietary SmartTasks™ and a customizable alert escalation and notification system. Engaging the patient throughout their pre-op phase, as well as through transition of care and recovery, patients are connected and accountable, leading to greater satisfaction, improved outcomes, and reduced cost of care. For more information, visit www.voxtelehealth.com.