Healthcare Industry Veteran to Support Growth Strategy for Leading Healthcare Mobility Company
AirStrip Adds OptumInsight CEO Bill Miller to Board of Directors
has expanded its with the addition of Bill Miller, CEO of OptumInsight, a division of Optum, the leading health services arm of UnitedHealth Group. With more than20 years of experience both launching and leading healthcare IT companies, Miller brings valuable expertise that will further AirStrip’s success in helping hospitals and health systems overcome critical challenges with mobility solutions that transform the way they deliver care.
“As healthcare providers continue to expand their networks of care, pursue population health initiatives and reduce readmissions, mobility is more critical than ever before,” said Miller. “But most vendors aren’t offering solutions that meet these demands. AirStrip is the only company that’s proven to put diagnostic-quality data in the hands of physicians anywhere across the care continuum – enabling healthcare providers to improve both clinical and business outcomes.”
Miller joined OptumInsight in 2008 and served as president of provider solutions until his appointment as CEO in 2012. Under his direction, the provider business at OptumInsight grew to become a leader in health system services and solutions. Previously, Miller was senior vice president of technologies at Cerner Corporation for more than six years, where he was responsible for the company’s global technology businesses as well as its managed services, outsourcing and advanced technology consulting practices. Prior to his time at Cerner, Miller served as CEO for three technology companies he founded or co-founded throughout the 1990s.
“For years, Bill has worked closely with provider organizations to deliver solutions that solve critical business and operational challenges, and has a strong understanding of the regulatory and economic drivers impacting today’s healthcare environment,” . “His strategic guidance will play a key role as we continue to see increasing traction with our AirStrip ONE solution and enter into our next stage of growth.”
Launched in February, is the first enterprise-wide, data- and vendor-agnostic mobility solution to securely deliver patient data from medical devices, electronic medical records (EMRs) and patient monitors to clinicians anywhere across the care continuum. The solution, which is now being implemented at leading health systems , enables more timely and collaborative clinical decision-making and allows health systems to better track critical quality metrics, empower a mobile workforce, expand their networks and ultimately achieve .
AirStrip™ () provides a complete, vendor- and data source-agnostic enterprise-wide clinical mobility solution, which enables clinicians to improve the health of individuals and populations. With deep clinical expertise and strong roots in mobile technology and data integration, AirStrip is empowering the nation’s leading health systems as the industry continues to evolve to new business models, accountable care and shared risk. Based in San Antonio, Texas, AirStrip allows health systems to unlock the full potential of their existing technology investments with a complete mobility solution that provides access to critical patient data across the care continuum. AirStrip is backed by investments from Sequoia Capital, Qualcomm, Inc., Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) and the Wellcome Trust.