DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - Jan 31, 2013) - Phytel, the leader in automated, provider-led population health improvement, announced today that Tom Frosheiser has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Operations, reporting to CEO Steve Schelhammer. Frosheiser brings to the position more than 25 years of operations and finance experience in a variety of senior leadership roles within high-growth healthcare companies.
Frosheiser was most recently General Manager of Accordant Health Services, Inc., a CVS/Caremark Company based in Greensboro, NC. At Accordant, Frosheiser directed all operations, finance and sales activities, helping grow the specialty chronic disease management company from early stage to profitability. Frosheiser also led Caremark's CarePatterns disease management division.
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"Tom's exemplary leadership experience, broad knowledge of the healthcare industry, and operational expertise will help Phytel deliver world class service for our clients and develop new revenue opportunities," said Schelhammer.
Prior to becoming General Manager of Accordant, Frosheiser held COO, CFO, and other Finance positions at Accordant; HemoCleanse, Inc., a medical device company; Quantum Health Resources, a home health and specialty pharmacy distribution company; and PacifiCare Health Systems, a healthcare company acquired by United Health Group in 2005. He has specific expertise in operationalizing all facets of population health management including data integration and analytics, message delivery via multiple communication mediums and care team organization and execution.
"I am excited to be joining the senior leadership team of a company that I believe is poised for exponential growth as more healthcare organizations seek to improve their management of patient populations to meet the requirements of health reform," said Frosheiser. "Phytel is clearly the market leader for provider-led population health management, and has a clear vision of how technology and automation can improve the quality of care for Americans while contributing to lower costs. My goal is to help Phytel deliver on that vision with solid results."
Frosheiser holds an MBA degree from California State University, and is a Certified Management Accountant.
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The premier company empowering physician-led population health improvement, Phytel provides physicians with proven technology to deliver timely, coordinated care to their patients. Phytel's state-of-the-art registry, which now encompasses more than 25 million patients nationwide, uses evidence-based chronic and preventive care protocols to identify and notify patients due for service, while tracking compliance and measuring quality and financial results. For more information, please visit www.phytel.com. Follow us on Twitter and find us on Facebook.