“American Well®, the national telehealth leader, announced today that W.B. “Mitch” Mitchell will join its leadership team as Group Vice President of Government Solutions. Mitchell brings with him over 25 years of healthcare industry experience with a specific focus on working with government agencies and departments on digital health strategy and modernization efforts.”
“When it comes to government healthcare IT experience, Mitch brings incredible knowledge, relationships, passion and a track record of success,” said Jeff Kosowsky, General Manager of Strategic Solutions at American Well. “We are thrilled to welcome Mitch to the team and see him as instrumental as we extend telehealth and digital care to more broadly serve government agencies and the public sector at large.”
“Prior to joining American Well, Mitchell led government solutions for Ciox Health, a leader in secure medical records management and exchange. While there, he served as Senior Vice President with responsibility for developing services and organizational infrastructure to address Health Information Management requirements for federal agencies. Prior to this, Mitchell served in various senior leadership roles at McKesson and RelayHealth (now Change Healthcare), where he led teams supporting technology strategy, contracting, cyber security, operations, and transformation of healthcare delivery models for government stakeholders…”
Source: American Well Appoints New Executive to Lead Public Sector Growth, July 16, 2019. PR Newswire.
G2X TAKE: In an effort to further build on their existing EHR partnerships (Cerner in particular), and their direct experience supporting Federal efforts, to include a Navy Jax Pilot and Cart sales to DoD and Civilian agencies, this leading global telehealth platform provider, focused on connecting and enabling providers, insurers, patients, and innovators, has recruited W.B. “Mitch” Mitchell, a 25-year industry veteran who will bring a proven track record of working with Government agencies to support digital health strategy and modernization efforts. Mitch is a well known figure in the Federal Health community and, given his experience, you can expect this group to be in the mix to support any of the rapidly increasing set of telehealth needs and demands across DHA, VA and HHS.
Prior roles include:
- Senior Vice President, Government Solutions – Ciox Health
- Vice President Federal Solutions – Change Healthcare
- Regional Vice President, Consumer Solutions Group – RelayHealth