ProgenyHealth® Announces New Executive Leadership Appointments
Plymouth Meeting, PA, July 31, 2020 –ProgenyHealth, LLC, provider of comprehensive utilization management, case management, and payment integrity solutions for premature and medically complex newborns, today announced the appointment of several new roles within the company’s executive leadership team.
The new roles will support ProgenyHealth’s strategy to drive additional innovation and growth as a technology-enabled healthcare services company, operating within the critical area of maternal and fetal health.
Faisal Khalid has joined ProgenyHealth as the Chief Technology Officer. With over 20 years of domestic and global IT industry experience in scaling products, platforms, and process, Faisal brings significant tenure and experience in software development, architecture, IT Operations & Security, network management, and general management. Mr. Khalid will be responsible for setting the technology strategy, execution, and advising related fiscal planning that will drive growth and innovation across the company’s technology stack. Prior to joining ProgenyHealth, he served as Senior Vice President, Technology Solutions at Inovalon, a leading provider of cloud-based platforms in healthcare. Faisal also held an extensive tenure in various leadership positions at CA Technologies.
Felice Tucker, ProgenyHealth’s SVP, Client Success is transitioning to the newly created role of Senior Vice President, Product Management. As ProgenyHealth expands its solution set, Ms. Tucker’s specific expertise with our clients, prospects, and her background in Product Management and Development will help lead this function critical to successfully launching and meeting the market demand for existing and new services.
To continue the great work accomplished by Felice and her team, Matt McCredie has joined ProgenyHealth as Senior Vice President, Client Success. His extensive industry expertise includes 20 years working directly with health plans in account management, business development, and strategic partnership building roles. In his new role, Mr. McCredie will be responsible for leading a team of professionals charged with ensuring ProgenyHealth’s clients are realizing maximum value from our comprehensive NICU care management program. Prior to joining the company, he spent four years at telehealth company, MDLIVE, most recently in the role of SVP, Enterprise Client Organization.
Commenting on the appointments, Sherry Anderson, President of ProgenyHealth notes, “ProgenyHealth is growing and remains fully focused on our purpose to improve the health and well-being of the next generation. These new appointments to our leadership team will enable us to do exactly that. As we help existing and new clients better manage costly NICU cases, these seasoned healthcare executives will drive exciting innovations within both our Baby Trax® technology platform and our serviceable market. We’re fortunate to have these three professionals working at ProgenyHealth and solving some of the toughest challenges in population health management today.”
ProgenyHealth, LLC, is the only national company dedicated exclusively to NICU utilization management and case management. Our board-certified neonatologists, pediatric intensivists, NICU/pediatric nurses, and social workers collaborate with providers on behalf of Medicaid and commercial health plans, as well as large employers, to ensure health care services follow evidence-based best practices and are medically necessary. ProgenyHealth’s integrated program has proven effective in managing over 70,000 NICU cases, in over 1,400 hospitals, in all 50 states. We are measurably improving health outcomes for premature and medically complex newborns and delivering quantifiable cost savings to our partners in any payment environment. For more information, visit www.progenyhealth.com
Ann Kent, Chief Growth Officer