Cynthia Nustad Joins NextHealth Technologies’ Board of Directors
DENVER — Monday, August 26, 2019 — NextHealth Technologies Inc., an advanced analytics platform that integrates data-driven insights into workflow to optimize healthcare affordability, announced today that Cynthia Nustad has joined its board. An inspirational leader who is known for accelerating growth strategies, Ms. Nustad brings extensive experience in HCIT, technology, governance and risk assessment.
“As healthcare leaders continue to seek ways to optimize their investments to maximize outcomes and drive down costs,” said Ms. Nustad. “I’m thrilled to be joining the board of an organization that offers a truly unique and compelling solution.”
“We are privileged to have Cynthia Nustad join our board,” said Eric Grossman, CEO of NextHealth Technologies. “Given her keen strategic vision combined with her deep expertise implementing cost containment technologies in healthcare, Cynthia stands ready to help guide the growth in value delivery for our clients as well as our ongoing product enhancements.”
Ms. Nustad was recently the EVP and Chief Strategy Officer of HMS Holdings (Nasdaq: HMSY) where she oversaw the company’s strategy, roadmap and integration of new product and technology capabilities. HMS Holdings is a publicly traded healthcare technology company with a broad suite of cost containment solutions. Nustad was also instrumental in directing the evolution and growth of corporate technology, data & analytics, software and solutions. She has spearheaded the creation of a new business verticals, created aligned operations and integrated acquisitions with internal innovation.
Previously EVP and CIO at HMS, Nustad led the technology, cybersecurity and product innovation functions, helping to establish HMS as a healthcare technology company and creating the foundation to propel its future growth. Serving Fortune 500, mid-size and startup companies, she has also held executive leadership roles at Cambia Health Solutions and WellPoint/Anthem (NYSE: ANTM). Cynthia holds an MBA from the University of Oregon, an MPH and BA from UCLA. She currently serves as a Board Advisor for SyTrue, a healthcare data and technology unleashing the power of medical records. She was previously a Board Advisor for Instamed, a digital banking and payments network for healthcare and a Board Member for Integriguard.
About NextHealth Technologies
Know what works. Make it better.® NextHealth’s advanced analytics platform – powered by AI and machine learning – integrates data-driven decision making into workflow to improve healthcare affordability. Our HITRUST-certified SaaS solution integrates scientifically rigorous methodologies, powering the delivery of trusted, granular insights about what works for whom, why, and what to do next – from the program to the population and down to the individual member level. NextHealth’s platform scales to systematically amplify the ROI of any cost, service, or quality initiative including ER reduction, disease, case and utilization management, gaps in care, telehealth and many more. All deployments include expert services support.
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