Latest move designed to ensure continued growth and success
SAN ANTONIO, TX, October 20, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ — Healthcare technology firm CaptureRx, a leader in the 340B space, is proud to announce that Dave Byrd has been appointed the company’s new president and chief operating officer. Formerly senior vice president of operations, Byrd will manage all day-to-day aspects of CaptureRx and continue to advance the company’s mission of expanding healthcare to the underserved population nationwide.
“CaptureRx has experienced tremendous growth for the past five years,” said former president Chris Hotchkiss, who continues focusing on the company’s strategic direction as CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors. “We look forward to sustaining and even accelerating our momentum by delivering better solutions and more effective support to the 340B community as well as promoting other programs that expand care to the underserved patient population.”
“We’re excited to have Dave assume the role of president,” said Ed Gilmartin, co-founder of CaptureRx. “He brings with him an impressive set of skills, experience and expertise that will greatly benefit our company, and ultimately the healthcare providers and patients whom we work with and serve.”
Byrd brings nearly three decades of financial, operations and leadership experience. He has a proven record of success with organizational transformations and taking companies to the next level. Byrd has held senior executive roles in Diebold’s healthcare and government divisions. He has also made numerous growth contributions in various organizations, including IBM and Electronic Data Systems.
“The healthcare community has a tremendous need for expanding care,” Byrd said. “Expect to see CaptureRx making huge strides as we work closely with our vast pharmacy network and healthcare provider partners to solve today’s challenges and plan for tomorrow’s opportunities.”
About CaptureRx: One of the largest 340B administrators in the United States, CaptureRx is a pioneer and technology leader in pharmacy benefit-management processing and automation. Since 1999, the organization has benefited millions of patients by helping reduce drug costs. The company’s innovative and industry standard-setting Cumulus technology supports the mission of safety-net hospitals through contracted pharmacy network-based delivery of Public Health Service 340B, GPO and PAP drugs. To learn more about CaptureRx, please visit www.Capturerx.com.
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