Navigation Links
Quantros Names New EVP of Product Management & Services
Date:1/11/2010

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Gerard Livaudais, MD, MPH, a healthcare executive with extensive experience in healthcare IT and clinical services management, is joining Quantros, Inc., as Executive Vice President of Product Management & Services.

Livaudais, most recently in charge of population and preventive care and an internist at Kaiser-Hawaii Permanente Medical Group, Inc., will focus on ensuring the highest quality of existing products at Quantros while overseeing new product development and market expansion.

Livaudais comes to Quantros with a record of full-cycle innovation, development, testing and production of software applications for clinical care and healthcare administration. At Kaiser Healthcare, Livaudais developed successful applications in several different settings, with different programming teams, and for different user communities. These applications provided the foundation for Kaiser Hawaii region's achievement of first in the nation for quality in screening for both breast cancer and diabetic renal disease. The applications also contributed to a nearly 20% improvement in cholesterol and blood pressure management over one year.

With increasing federal government focus on increasing information technology to improve healthcare quality, Livaudais said it is "just an unbelievable position for a company like Quantros" to service existing clients and expand its business.

Livaudais' experience in healthcare IT and quality in varied clinical settings will help Quantros respond to the national interest in the "meaningful use of data" to improve safety and quality in both hospitals and clinics. The federal government recently issued interim rules defining the meaningful use criteria that hospitals and physicians must meet to access the estimated $20 billion in federal healthcare IT incentives starting next year.

"Gerard has a keen sense of advanced electronic medical record implementations and the connection with quality and performance improvement integration opportunities," said Sanjaya Kumar, MD, Quantros' President and Chief Medical Officer.

Livaudais will also help lead Quantros' growth into other settings and global markets. "As we expand into alternative markets and healthcare segments, Gerard's background and experience will be invaluable to further guide our success," Kumar added.

Prior to working for Kaiser, Livaudais was Associate Clinical Coordinator at Oregon Medical Peer Review Organization. Earlier, he was Vice President/Medical Affairs, Louisiana Health Care Review. He has extensive experience as a medical director in multispecialty group practices and independent practice associations, and as a practicing internist.

Livaudais lives in Kihei, HI, with his wife, Felicitas Livaudais, MD. They have two children, Luke and Mia.

About Quantros

Quantros www.quantros.com is a leading software and services provider for the healthcare industry in the areas of safety and risk management, quality and performance improvement, accreditation and compliance, real-time surveillance and centralized decision support.

SOURCE Quantros

RELATED LINKS
http://www.quantros.com

'/>"/>

SOURCE Quantros
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Safety and Quality Software Developer Quantros, Inc. Launches Healthcare IT Consulting Division
2. Quantros(TM) Unveils Clinical Cafe, Social Networking Website for Healthcare Professionals Focused on Safety, Quality and Compliance
3. Quantros Licenses Adverse Event Identification Technology from University of Michigan
4. Quantros Acquires MediQual(TM) From CareFusion Corporation
5. Quantros Expands RRM Solution With New Quality Measures
6. CMH Regional Health System Adopts Quantros for Event Management and Reporting
7. Quantros and HealthWatch Announce PSO Partnership
8. Quantros and CACTUS Software Establish Strategic Alliance to Provide Customers With Comprehensive Provider Performance Monitoring
9. Passavant Area Hospital Adopts Quantros for Event Management and Reporting
10. Quantros Establishes IT Consulting Services Business Unit
11. Quantros Produces Video Detailing Enormous Problem of Preventable Medical Errors Plaguing The U.S. Healthcare System
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/28/2017)... ... ... For many women, getting birth control isn’t as easy as it should be. In fact, ... to a health care facility or a pharmacy within 60 minutes of where they live. ... for many who are faced with health or personal issues that leave them homebound. To ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... ... March 28, 2017 , ... ... to be invited to the Siemens Healthineers annual customer education symposium, a world-class ... will take place from March 27 - 31, 2017 at the Atlanta Marriott ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... ... ... Isabella Wentz, PharmD, FASCP, one of the leading thyroid experts of the world, is ... about journey and research recently on a blog and discussed some major aspects of ... deal with thyroid disease. , Dr. Wentz completed her graduation from the Midwestern ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... ... March 28, 2017 , ... ... medical society dedicated to advancing the science and clinical practice of radiosurgery, ... RSSearch Patient Registry, a multi-institutional, observational registry established to standardize data collection ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... ... 28, 2017 , ... Z-Medica, LLC, a leading developer and ... (UPMC) will acquire QuikClot® Bleeding Control Kits® (BCK) to equip up to 1,000 ... efforts by the American College of Surgeons, U.S. Department of Defense, Department of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:3/28/2017)... CITY, Calif. , March 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... company focused on the development and commercialization of ... pain, announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) ... sublingual tablet, 30 mcg) Marketing Authorisation Application (MAA) ... of the MAA is underway. The MAA for ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... Mass. , March 28, 2017 ... company developing innovative therapeutics that address significant unmet ... a patent from the Japan Patent Office (JPO) ... connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) for the treatment ... limited to skin fibrosis and proliferative retinopathy (Japanese ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... , March 28, 2017 The ... reach USD 8.0 billion by 2025, according to a ... incidence of infectious diseases and cancer is expected to ... disease diagnosis over the coming years. In addition, higher ... autologous and allogenic stem cell therapy, due to adverse ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: