SOURCE: Advanced Practice Strategies

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December 02, 2014 13:01 ET

Seth Blackley Joins Advanced Practice Strategies's Board of Directors

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - December 02, 2014) - Advanced Practice Strategies (APS) today announced that Seth Blackley, President of Evolent Health, has joined the organization as a member of its Board of Directors.

Seth has 13 years of experience in building businesses in healthcare. As the Executive Director for Business Development at the Advisory Board Company, he oversaw mergers, acquisitions, and corporate development. One of the projects he led provided software and services to help health systems move from fee-for-service to outcomes-based care - which was then spun off under the name Evolent Health. Blackley has led the company as President from inception in 2011 to over $100M annual revenues today.

"I am thrilled to join the APS Board," says Blackley. "Educating the clinical workforce to drive healthcare performance is one of the most critical initiatives for any health system and the APS platform offers a truly disruptive solution. I look forward to the opportunity to be part of the team at this exciting phase in their journey."

Russ Richmond, MD, CEO of APS said, "Seth brings both a unique lens on risk and deep experience scaling a successful healthcare IT company. He is a perfect fit for APS today and where we're heading."

About APS

APS is an education platform company committed to helping medical professionals take their profession to higher levels of mastery. APS was founded 20 years ago by a team of medical illustrators with deep experience understanding and communicating high risk clinical events. APS serves over a hundred major health systems in the United States.

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