NATICK, MA--(Marketwired - May 15, 2013) - Interbit Data (www.interbitdata.com), a leading provider of software and services connecting people with information for more efficient healthcare, today announced it has created an advisory board of healthcare business, law, technology and marketing experts to provide third-party insight on strategic planning and ensuring the continuing quality of services and products to its healthcare customers. The advisory board members will include John Haffty, president of Navin, Haffty and Associates; William F. O'Toole, Jr., principal of O'Toole Law Group, PC; Lisa Dennis, president and founder of Knowledgence Associates; and Chris Fibbe, principal and co-founder of ITK Solutions Group.
John Haffty has over 30 years of experience with Healthcare Information Systems (HCIS) and is a recognized expert in the MEDITECH HCIS. His firm, Navin, Haffty and Associates, is the largest consulting company focused exclusively on the MEDITECH market and has worked with some of MEDITECH's largest and most complex organizations. Hafty concentrates on preparing organizations for migration to MEDITECH 6.0, achieving Meaningful Use status and large-scale IT organization modeling.
William F. O'Toole, Jr. and his firm, O'Toole Law Group, focus exclusively on healthcare information technology (HIT) acquisition. After over two decades as corporate counsel at MEDITECH, O'Toole established O'Toole Law Group in 2009. He has accumulated extensive experience dealing with healthcare organizations throughout the United States, Canada and beyond, and gained insight into the wide range of issues, needs and goals of the many types of entities in the healthcare sector.
Lisa Dennis and her firm, Knowledgence Associates, focus on marketing, sales and customer service program development and execution for business-to-business products and services in the high technology, manufacturing, healthcare, insurance and information industries. An experienced salesperson and marketer, Dennis helps organizations incorporate a 360 degree view of the customer in their marketing, sales and customer service strategies. She is a national speaker on marketing and sales topics, and a regular columnist with MassHighTech.com.
Chris Fibbe is a management consultant whose firm, ITK Solutions Group, provides systems integration and advisory. Chris has an extensive background in professional services, technology implementation and practice development. He has accumulated years of experience as an entrepreneur and successful business leader guiding startups, mergers and acquisitions.
"We have brought together preeminent experts in various aspects of the healthcare information technology industry to serve on our advisory board and provide us with different perspectives on the complexities and issues with building successful organizations," said Arthur Young, president of Interbit Data. "It's our goal to tap into the extensive knowledge and experience these people possess in their respective areas and use it to best serve our customers in meeting their information distribution and business continuance needs."
About Interbit Data
Founded in 1997 and named three consecutive years to the Inc. 5000 list of America's fastest-growing companies, Interbit Data helps healthcare organizations deliver better, more consistent patient care with secure, reliable and cost-effective software solutions that improve operational efficiency. The company's information distribution products deliver information securely over the Internet in multiple formats, such as fax, print, email, encrypted file or HL7 message format, and integrate it easily into physicians' practice EMRs. Interbit Data's business continuance products give healthcare providers continuous access to patient data in the event of a network or system outage. Interbit Data products are used by more than 750 customers worldwide. For more information about Interbit Data and its products, visit the company Website at www.interbitdata.com.