The Appointment Fuels Kontakt.io’s Ambition to Drive Innovation in Healthcare Systems.
[New York City, NY, November 15, 2023] – Kontakt.io, the leader in Inpatient Journey Analytics, is proud to welcome Dr. David Shulkin, former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and esteemed healthcare executive, to its Healthcare Advisory Board. Dr. Shulkin's extensive experience and dedication to improving healthcare systems will be pivotal in guiding Kontakt.io's mission of creating responsive health systems through innovative technology.
Dr. Shulkin's remarkable career spans both public service and healthcare leadership. As the ninth Secretary of the VA, he has demonstrated unwavering commitment to enhancing the care and services provided to veterans. His inclusion in Modern Healthcare's list of "One Hundred Most Influential People in American Healthcare" is a testament to his contributions to the industry.
In addition to his government service, Dr. Shulkin is a renowned healthcare executive who has held leadership positions at several prominent hospitals and health systems. Notably, he served as the Chief Executive Officer of Beth Israel in New York and Morristown Medical Center in New Jersey, where he drove strategic initiatives and improved patient outcomes.
"Dr. Shulkin’s deep understanding of healthcare systems, both in government and the private sector, is invaluable,” commented Philipp von Gilsa, CEO of Kontakt.io. “With his guidance, we will continue to trailblaze in our relentless effort to digitally transform health systems and help them optimize operations and transform experiences."
“I follow health technology closely, and I have found Kontakt.io’s solutions highly differentiated and compelling,” stated Dr. Shulkin. "Providers today are prioritizing improved efficiencies and workforce issues. Kontakt.io offers best-in-class solutions for these priorities."
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