Chief Executive Officer, Healthcare Information Xchange of New York
As CEO of HIXNY, Mark is responsible for providing the leadership and vision to integrate clinical information across a diverse healthcare community in upstate NY that includes over 4,000 physicians, thirty hospitals and thousands of other healthcare providers. By enabling the secure, electronic exchange of patient health information, Mark and his team are focused on the real-time delivery of a complete patient history for each of the regions’ 2 million residents at the point of care to improve quality and lower cost.
Prior to joining HIXNY, Mark served in many healthcare product development roles including director of product development for a Pharmacy Benefit Manager and as a director of medical economics for a software development company. He has extensive experience in directing programs to evaluate healthcare data in support of hospitals, physician practices and managed care organizations. Mark has participated in the development and implementation of numerous clinical, financial and statistical models and is recognized in the healthcare community as thought leader on the application of risk prediction methodologies, healthcare data integration and advanced analytics.
Mark has a BS in Biology and Business Administration from Albright College in Reading, PA and an MBA in Health Services Administration from Union College in Schenectady, NY. He currently resides in Latham, NY with his wife and their three daughters.