EMR Provider Adds Jeffery Daigrepont as Chief Strategy Officer, Tim Smith as Vice President of Marketing
ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ClearPractice LLC, a leading provider of SaaS-based solutions for practices of 10 physicians or less, expands its executive team with the appointments of Jeffery Daigrepont as chief strategy officer and Tim Smith as vice president of marketing, reporting directly to President and CEO, Gary Ferguson. With these two additions, the company is looking forward to continued growth and success helping smaller, ambulatory care practices migrate to a paperless environment with SaaS-based practice-automation solutions.
As chief strategy officer, Daigrepont will lead ClearPractice’s strategic development, partnership programs, and also will focus on strengthening the Company’s market position. As vice president of marketing, Smith will be responsible for business development, communications and sales support.
“Jeffery is an enormous asset to the ClearPractice executive team, considering his years of experience with the Coker Group. His extensive knowledge in healthcare information technology and the market at large is vast and will help ClearPractice navigate through a cluttered competitive landscape,” explains Ferguson. “Tim’s understanding of physician practices and the challenges they face will be a great advantage to us as we develop materials targeting this market segment.”
Prior to joining ClearPractice, Daigrepont was a senior vice president of the Coker Group, where he specialized in healthcare technology, operations, revenue cycle management, compliance, stimulus funding and strategic planning for hospitals and physician practices. As a leading expert in electronic medical records (EMR), Daigrepont has spoken at numerous industry conferences, authored several books, and has been called upon by the AMA, HIMSS, and numerous media outlets for his input and guidance. He is certified as a Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems (CPHIMS) and is credentialed by the American Academy of Medical Management (AAMM) with an Executive Fellowship in Practice Management (EFMP) and Certified Administrator in Physician Management (CAPPM).
Tim Smith brings 20 years of sales and marketing experience targeting physician groups across the country to ClearPractice. Previously, Smith was the co-founder and principal of Talstone Group, a marketing agency specializing in healthcare by developing and executing marketing strategies for businesses targeting physician and hospital organizations. Prior to founding Talstone Group, he was vice president of development at AmSurg, the nation’s largest surgery center company, where he worked in many aspects of marketing, as well as developing and managing physician partnerships.
ClearPractice offers an integrated suite of solutions in the areas of practice management, electronic medical records, personal health records and electronic prescribing. In addition, the company provides a series of professional services to physician practices that further optimize financial returns and promote cost savings including billing services and transcription. ClearPractice’s solutions are currently being used by over 3,500 healthcare professionals throughout North America. ClearPractice is headquartered in St. Louis, with offices in Hyderabad (India) and a planned site location in Nashville, Tennessee.
To learn more about ClearPractice, please visit www.clearpractice.com.
Lois Paul & Partners
Niki Franklin, 781-782-5715
KEYWORDS: United States North America Missouri
INDUSTRY KEYWORDS: Technology Data Management Software Practice Management Health Biotechnology Hospitals Medical Devices Nursing