HealthEdge Appoints Steve Sharp as Chief Operating Officer
Addition to executive team supports increasing industry adoption of the HealthRules® product suite
Burlington, MA, October 6, 2014 —HealthEdge®, provider of the only integrated financial, administrative and clinical platform for healthcare payors, today announced that Steve Sharp has joined its executive team as Chief Operating Officer. Sharp is an experienced software industry executive and general manager, and is responsible for ensuring the continued growth and success of the company as record demand for the award-winning HealthRules platform continues.
“Steve has a long track record of guiding high-growth technology organizations like HealthEdge,” said Rob Gillette, CEO of HealthEdge. “As the company further cements itself as the only choice for payors looking to transform their businesses using next-generation technology, an executive of Steve’s caliber, with his depth of leadership and operations expertise, is a valuable asset that we will leverage across the organization.”
Sharp’s mission at the company is to deliver innovative, market-leading products and to maximize the business value that HealthEdge drives for its customers. He is responsible for the HealthEdge operations group, aligning the internal infrastructure of the company to match the needs of its growing customer base.
“This is an exciting time for HealthEdge, as the company is at a key inflection point in its growth,” said Steve Sharp. “As the healthcare market undergoes a period of unprecedented change, I believe that HealthEdge will continue to make a significant, positive impact on the way payors run their businesses and serve their customers.”
Prior to joining HealthEdge, Sharp served as CEO of several high-growth, enterprise software and services companies. He also held senior leadership positions at organizations including Charles River Development, Siebel Systems and Sybase. Sharp holds a B.A. from the University of Kent and an M.S. from the University of Sussex, both in England.
HealthEdge® provides modern, disruptive technology that delivers for the first time, a suite of products that enables healthcare payors to leverage new business models, improve outcomes, drastically reduce administrative costs and connect everyone in the healthcare delivery cycle. Our next-generation enterprise product suite, HealthRules®, is built on modern, patented technology and is delivered to customers via the HealthEdge Cloud or on-site deployment. An award-winning company, HealthEdge empowers payors to capitalize on the innovations, challenges and opportunities that await in the new healthcare economy. For more information, visit http://www.healthedge.com.