SOURCE: Virtual Radiologic

Virtual Radiologic

September 04, 2012 12:13 ET

vRad Announces New Chief Financial Officer, John Way

Former UnitedHealth Group Executive Joins vRad Executive Team

MINNEAPOLIS, MN--(Marketwire - Sep 4, 2012) -  Virtual Radiologic (vRad), a technology-enabled national radiology practice and the largest telemedicine company in the world, today named John Way as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Way will oversee all financial, treasury, accounting and planning/analysis functions at vRad. He previously served as CFO for three UnitedHealth Group businesses -- Optum Collaborative Care, Secure-Horizons, and OptumHealth.

While at Optum Collaborative Care, Way was responsible for the financial functions, business development and acquisition integration, and was a key member of the leadership team that built this business driving significant growth for Optum, a $30B division of UnitedHealth Group.

"John has a long, successful history of managing the progressive growth of large scale healthcare businesses. We're excited to bring his talent and leadership skills to our organization," said George Morgan, vRad's CEO. "With our leading national radiology practice and broad affiliations with local practices, our team is focused on optimizing the delivery of professional radiology services to improve healthcare quality and efficiency."

For photo of John Way, please visit http://bit.ly/OUW6T9.

About vRad
Virtual Radiologic (vRad) is a technology-enabled national radiology practice working in partnership with local radiologists and hospitals to optimize radiology's pivotal role in patient care. vRad's more than 400 radiologists serve 2,700+ facilities, reading 7 million studies annually. Delivering access to extensive subspecialty coverage, vRad contributes to improved quality of patient care. And with its next-generation technology, vRad enhances productivity, helping to lower the overall cost of care while expediting time to accurate diagnosis and treatment. For more information, visit www.vrad.com. For real-time updates, follow us on Twitter (@vRad), or "like" us on Facebook.

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