Edaris Health, a leading provider of cloud-enabled SaaS solutions for healthcare, announced today that Meg Aranow has joined the Edaris Health team as Chief Operating Officer (COO). For the past 25 years, Aranow has been a healthcare IT (HCIT) leader and has worked with leading healthcare providers, hospitals and government organizations.
"Meg brings extensive expertise and a wealth of knowledge in Health Care Information Technology (HCIT) to our team," said Edaris Health CEO, Ken Wolfe. "She will be a tremendous asset to our company as we position ourselves to become the thought leader in clinical documentation and workflow for urgent care and emergency services."
As COO, Meg will have responsibility for all aspects of the product management, research and development, infrastructure, support, and implementation of the company's offerings and services.
Most recently Meg was Senior Vice President of Technology at SRG Technology. Prior to that, Meg was a Senior Research Director with The Advisory Board Company where she worked to improve the delivery of healthcare solutions to diverse medical centers. She served as Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Boston Medical Center (BMC) and formerly held leadership positions at Partners Healthcare and Brigham and Women's Hospital. In 2009, she was appointed by Governor Deval Patrick to the Healthcare IT Council for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, which oversees the Commonwealth's development of a Regional Extension Center (REC) and Health Information Exchange (HIE).
"UrgiChart's unique architecture delivers a fast and complete solution that Urgent Care providers are requiring," said Ken Wolfe, CEO, Edaris Health. "Our Cloud Based SaaS Clinical and Electronic Health Record is rooted in our deep expertise delivering Emergency Care EMRs that are used by high-volume hospital-based and freestanding Emergency Departments. Our second-generation product, UrgiChart, provides a proven, intuitive approach that enables busy urgent care center clinicians to spend more time with patients, and less time on paperwork. We are thrilled to have Meg leverage her deep knowledge and experience to improve all aspects of development, delivery and support, leading to greater customer success.
About Edaris Health
Edaris Health provides easily-deployed Cloud enabled SaaS solutions for forward-thinking healthcare providers to meet the needs of today's patients and providers. The Edaris Health technology solution, UrgiChart, enables urgent care clinicians and healthcare providers to better serve patients who are seeking unscheduled and flexible access to care without compromising quality in care delivery. The company's products – UrgiChart, FlexChart and EngageCare – are deployed at teaching and community hospitals and urgent care centers across the United States. The clinical applications provided by Edaris Health are based on software technology developed over a ten-year-period by emergency physicians and healthcare information technology specialists at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) in Boston, a tertiary care hospital affiliate of Harvard Medical School. BIDMC continues to serve as a research and development partner, providing real-world clinical insights to constantly improve the Edaris Health suite of SaaS solutions.