Corporate Research Group Managed Healthcare Forum on
The 6th Annual Consumer-Directed Healthcare Forum
The Tipping Point for HSA, HRA and Defined Contribution Health Plans
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 • Washington, D.C.
President, Consumer Transparency
Cambia Health Solutions
As HealthSparq’s president, Scott leads the company’s mission to develop the tools and solutions that consumers need to become empowered purchasers of healthcare services.
Prior to HealthSparq, Scott spent five years at NextGen Healthcare, a leading developer and provider of electronic health records and financial systems. As president, he oversaw day-to-day operations for three years. He also managed the development and implementation of strategic business plans to promote the company’s future growth. As senior vice president, Scott managed the company’s marketing and strategic planning, community connectivity and the hospital sector.
Before his tenure at NextGen, Scott founded and served as chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer of Healthvision, Inc., a pioneer in the health information exchange (HIE) market. While there, he built and deployed one of the first Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based infrastructures in the healthcare industry.
Scott served as the vice president of development for VHA’s health information technologies business unit previous to Healthvision, Inc. There he helped develop one of the nation’s first Intranets: VHAseCURE.net. Scott began his career at IBM Corporation, where he held a variety of sales, marketing and business development positions within the global health industry business unit.
A regular speaker at healthcare and financial conferences throughout the United States, Scott leverages his 23 years of professional and management experience in healthcare information technology to provide a unique perspective on the emerging world of health information technology.
Scott graduated summa cum laude from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science. He has been honored twice as a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year. In his spare time, he is an active triathlete and eight-time finisher of the Ironman Triathlon.