NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Dec 3, 2012) - Prolifics, an end-to-end systems integrator, today announces that Kevin Forbes has been hired as its Healthcare Practice Director. Forbes will be responsible for growing Prolifics' healthcare services and solutions for customers around the world.
Forbes is a dedicated and driven technology professional with 26 years of experience in the areas of software development, technology strategy and enterprise architecture. Of his years in the industry, a majority of Kevin's career has been dedicated to solving complex problems in healthcare. He has designed and built physician practice and hospital management, claims processing, claims recovery and behavioral change systems.
He has held a number of Enterprise Architect/Chief Architect positions in the healthcare industry and has led many large-scale business and technology transformations. Kevin's work as the chief architect of Healthways' industry leading behavioral change platform earned Healthways a #8 spot on the Information Week Top 500, recognizing the most innovative users of business technology, in addition to being named in CIO Magazine's CIO Top 100 for 2010.
Kevin's specialties include Technology Strategy, Mobile Application Development and Consumer-Driven Mobile Strategy, Social Business Strategy, Extreme Transaction Processing, Service Oriented Architecture, Event Driven Architecture, Decision Management, Business Process Management and Predictive Analytics.
"We are excited about Kevin and his new role at Prolifics which increases our expertise and thought leadership in the healthcare industry," stated Mike Chadwick, Executive VP of Business Development of Prolifics. "With Kevin's experience and leadership, our team and customers will benefit significantly from his contributions."
Prolifics is an end-to-end systems integrator specializing in IBM technologies providing expert services including architectural advisement, design, development, and deployment of end-to-end SOA, BPM, Security, Content and Collaboration solutions.
Prolifics, a SemanticSpace company, is a registered servicemark of JYACC, Inc. d/b/a Prolifics.