SOURCE: COR Medical Technologies

COR Medical Technologies

March 30, 2015 10:51 ET

COR Medical Technologies Appoints John Scott as Chief Technology Officer

Scott Brings Extensive Technical and Network Products Experience

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - Mar 30, 2015) - COR Medical Technologies (COR) announced today the appointment of John Scott as its Chief Technology Officer. In his new position, John is responsible for overseeing all technology-related aspects of the company.

COR Medical Technologies offers CORcare™, a comprehensive instant decision support system for rapid and accurate diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up management of patients with acute and chronic, common and rare diseases involving the cardiovascular system.

"John's entrepreneurial vision and multinational technology experience, coupled with his digital communications technology patent knowledge, make him a valuable addition to our executive team," said COR Founder and CEO Vincent Friedewald, M.D., F.A.C.C. "I look forward to working with John as we continue to expand the capabilities of CORcare." 

Prior to joining COR Medical Technologies, John was Group President at Andrew Corporation in Chicago where he was responsible for business development, creating a network products division through the purchase and management of various technology companies. Under his direction, the company was one of the first to link its headquarters with remote facilities in over 70 countries in real-time using an SAP enterprise system.

In addition, John did extensive work in both China and Russia with The Peoples Bank of China and Nanjing Radio Company, where he focused on satellite communication equipment and fiber optic communications systems. He was also an electrical engineer at International Communications Corporation, where he worked with the United States Department of Defense. 

"CORcare has the potential to make a dramatic difference not only in the lives of patients, but also the healthcare professionals that serve them," said John Scott. "I'm very excited to be working with Dr. Friedewald and rest of the COR management team on this very important endeavor."

John graduated from the University of Miami, where he received his Bachelor's of Science in Electrical Engineering. He also received a Master's of Science in Engineering from the University of Florida.

COR Medical Technologies recently introduced CORcare, which helps healthcare professionals consider all possible conditions associated with any single or combination of clinical features for rapid assistance in differential diagnosis and narrowing down to the final diagnosis. CORcare is the first system to embed ACCF/AHA Guidelines specific to data points within each condition, providing instant graded opinions of leading authorities. This feature fully supports and uses the "Guideline Directed Medical Therapy (GDMT)" initiative of the AHA and ACC. 

About COR Medical Technologies
COR Medical Technologies (COR, short for Clinical Outcome Resources) offers CORcare™, the world's most comprehensive instant decision support system, starting with heart and infectious diseases. It was developed by healthcare practitioners and is designed for use at the time of care to improve diagnostic accuracy and treatment practices in the pursuit of better patient outcomes. The decision support system is available on a variety of platforms including mobile devices. For more information please visit www.cormedtec.com. Also follow COR Medical Technologies on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/cor-medical-technologies and Twitter at www.twitter.com/cormedtec.

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