ProgenyHealth® Welcomes Ann Kent as Chief Growth Officer
Plymouth Meeting, PA, January 13, 2020 – ProgenyHealth, LLC, today announces the appointment of Ann Kent to the newly created position of Chief Growth Officer. ProgenyHealth’s comprehensive utilization management, case management, and Payment Validation & Assurance enable health plans and large employers to improve health outcomes and reduce claims costs in the care of premature and medically complex infants. Ms. Kent will be responsible for all strategic and tactical initiatives focused on revenue expansion and new market penetration, including direct oversight of the company’s sales and marketing functions.
Ms. Kent comes to ProgenyHealth with over 25 years of business development and operations management experience. Most recently, she served as Senior Vice President of Growth with Tivity Health where she led sales acquisition, client retention, and revenue expansion efforts. Her healthcare experience also includes executive roles involving brain injury rehabilitation, home health care, physician practice groups, and specialty benefit management.
Commenting on the hire, Ellie Stang, MD, ProgenyHealth’s Founder and CEO, states that, “Our sole mission at ProgenyHealth is to ensure that premature and medically complex newborns have the best possible health outcome. Our data-driven, clinical best-practices approach uniquely supports newborns and their families during the ﬁrst year of life. At this significant stage in the growth of our business, we are so excited to be adding Ann Kent to our executive team as our Chief Growth Officer. Ann is a seasoned, process driven executive, with a proven track record of growing, mentoring and supporting her teams to exceed their targeted sales goals and objectives. Her passion for our mission is palpable and we are very excited to have her talent and expertise joining the Progeny team.”
ProgenyHealth empowers our health plan and employer partners to change the trajectory of maternal and infant health outcomes across America. Informed by more than 20 years of experience and patient data, our end-to-end maternal and infant care management solution helps ensure the best possible outcomes for every expecting mother we touch. Our wholly integrated, tech-enabled solution builds a network of support for an uninterrupted continuum of care from prenatal health, through any resultant NICU stay, and all the way to one full year of life. From the very beginning, we unite early health risk assessment data with self-directed digital tools and dedicated case managers who work tirelessly to connect at-risk moms-to-be with the resources, care, and support they need for a healthier, full-term delivery. Our industry-leading intelligent platform, Baby Trax™, integrates utilization management and case management, while also driving payment validation & assurance activities based on clinical data. By promoting predictable, equitable, and standardized high quality care journeys, we ensure healthier outcomes—and lower costs—across an entire at-risk population. In so doing, we help overcome systemic barriers to support healthier pregnancies and healthier starts to life for all moms and babies, one family at a time. To learn more, visit www.progenyhealth.com
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