HEALTH DATA VISION LEADERSHIP

Proven experts dedicated to delivering customer success in healthcare.

CEO & PRESIDENT

JAY ACKERMAN

CEO & PRESIDENT

JAY ACKERMAN

Jay is the President and CEO of Health Data Vision, Inc., a leading innovator of SaaS platform solutions for clinical data collection and analytics. In his role, he is responsible for scaling operations, accelerating business growth and fostering product innovation to propel the Company’s impact in the healthcare industry for health plans, providers and healthcare professionals.

He is seasoned software and services executive with over 25 years of experience in various leadership capacities, including his most recent position as Chief Revenue Officer at Guidance Software, a publicly traded software security company. Prior to this, Jay served as the Worldwide Head of Sales & Customer Success at ServiceSource, where he enjoyed a successful 9-year career as the company expanded globally and grew revenue from $25m to $265m. He was also the President & CEO of WNS North America. WNS, a well-regarded business process outsourcing organization, evolved out of British Airways and grew rapidly as a commercially focused organization.

Jay holds his MBA from NYU’s Stern School of Business along with a bachelor’s degree in economics from Connecticut College. Jay is proud to serve on the Board of Trustees at Lawrence Academy, a college preparatory school he attended in Massachusetts. Jay resides in Los Angeles with his wife and two boys and can often be found on the weekend coaching or cheering on his boys.

Chief Operating Officer

Rita Young

Chief Operating Officer

Rita Young

Rita Young, RN, BSN, CRNC has worked in Managed Care for over 25 years and has extensive knowledge in project management, chart retrieval, documentation management, clinical abstraction and risk adjustment coding. She is leading HDVI operational activities as the Chief Operating Officer. Rita joins us from nearly 15 years with Altegra Health and Outcomes Health Information Solutions, building one of the largest scale, quality operations in the business where she served as the Chief Operating Officer for Chart Retrieval and Clinical Review Services. Rita and her team were responsible for all chart retrieval and clinical review in both the US and Offshore.

Rita is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Prior to entering the business arena, Rita was a trauma nurse for nearly 15 years. She is from Kentucky, but currently resides in the sunny state of Florida. 

Vice President of Product

Kevin Owens

Vice President of Product

Kevin Owens

Kevin is the Vice President of Product for Health Data Vision, Inc. Kevin manages the roadmap for HDVI’s Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) product set, including MRCS (Medical Record Collection System), SVP (Secure Virtual Print), and other innovations. Kevin brings 18+ years of product management experience in building and leading innovative, best-in-class, technology solutions.
 
Kevin recently served for five years at Fuel Cycle, where he led the transformation of their SaaS product into a market-leading community platform recognized by Forrester and Gartner, and used by numerous Fortune 100 companies. While there, he spearheaded a rebuild of all internal and client-facing systems, while introducing game-changing features to surprise and delight clients. As part of this effort, Kevin recruited and led the Product, User Experience, Engineering, Corporate IT, and Network Operations teams.
 
Prior to Fuel Cycle, Kevin worked for several B2B SaaS platform and consulting companies, where he focused on building the best products and solutions for clients, domestically and globally. Kevin has built global teams and continues to look for innovative ways to engage users online and via mobile.
 
Kevin earned his MBA at the USC Marshall School of Business, with a focus in Strategy, Scenario Planning and Innovation. He continues to engage with influencers within the USC and SoCal Silicon Beach tech startup scene.

VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES

GREGG MORIN

VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES

GREGG MORIN

Gregg is Vice President of Sales at Health Data Vision, Inc. In his role, he is responsible for leading the Sales Team for new customer acquisition and existing customer success.

He has 25 years of experience helping commercial clients solve business challenges. Gregg and his teams have worked closely with Global 2000 clients in all verticals with special emphasis in Health Care, Insurance, and Financials. He has led sales teams with Guidance Software focusing on applications for supporting Electronic Discovery and automating Incident Response. During his tenure with EMC Corporation, his teams focused on Health Care & Life Sciences applications with the Documentum Content Management solution and for Broker Dealers with the Legato Email Management solutions supporting specific SEC and NASD rules.

Gregg has successfully and consistently built sales organizations that grow the revenues for his respective companies. He and his teams thrive on aligning new and creative application software and services solutions to solve real-world customer problems. Gregg has Midwest US roots, however, he recently moved to Southern California and is considering surfing lessons.

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF TECHNOLOGY

Jason Colbert

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF TECHNOLOGY

Jason Colbert

Jason is a seasoned technology executive with over 20 years of experience building large-scale, mission critical software applications.

Prior to joining HDVI, Jason was the Vice President of Application Development and Support at Public Storage, the largest self-storage company in the world, leading the technology efforts across consumer, retail, and call center customer channels. Jason also spent 11 years at FOX Broadcasting Company directing the software development efforts including production broadcast software, media content systems, and web development. Jason started his career as one of the first engineers at Realtor.com.

Jason holds his MBA from UCLA’s Anderson School of Management along with a bachelor’s degree in applied mathematics also from UCLA. Born and raised in California, he currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife and two kids.

Vice President of Quality/HEDIS

MIKE CURRAN

Vice President of Quality/HEDIS

MIKE CURRAN

Mike Curran has worked in Managed Care for 25 years and brings extensive management and operations experience to HDVI, as well as proven ability to build high performing, results-focused teams. Mike joined HDVI in 2013 with responsibility for operations. As he became increasingly involved in business development, he saw a need for dedicated leadership to drive Quality/HEDIS® initiatives, working with health plans to achieve measurable improvements in metrics, such as Star Ratings.

Prior to joining HDVI, he came from United Healthcare where he was the National Director for Clinical Performance Improvement, and built a national HEDIS reporting and improvement program that served all UHC markets.

Before UHC, Mike was the Director of Policy with NCQA where he was actively involved in measure specification development and provided consultative support to the Audit and Software licensure programs at NCQA. Mike has oversight for HDVI’s operational areas including Client Services, Clinical and Quality Services, Data Services and Analytics.

Mike is a graduate of St. Anselm College where he earned a degree in Politics and Boston University where he earned his Master of Public Health degree.

VICE PRESIDENT OF PAYER SOLUTIONS & CHIEF COMPLIANCE OFFICER

BRYAN LEE

VICE PRESIDENT OF PAYER SOLUTIONS & CHIEF COMPLIANCE OFFICER

BRYAN LEE

Bryan Lee continues an extensive healthcare data analytics and risk adjustment career at HDVI, with over 25 years of consulting and healthcare management experience.   Prior to joining HDVI, Bryan co-founded Pyxis Health Solutions, LLC., a software company specializing in healthcare analytics focused on HEDIS®, STARs, Fraud, Waste & Abuse, and Risk Adjustment for Health Plans.  

Bryan lead Regence BlueCross BlueShield's Medicare program, where he oversaw the implementation of the Medicare Revenue Realization system, which integrated all Medicare Advantage workflow processes from AEP through RAPS & PDE reconciliation.  Prior to Regence, Bryan was a member of the Kaiser Permanente National Medicare Finance Leadership team, where he was responsible for the Northwest Region Medicare Program Operations, in additional to the National Technology Team.

Bryan earned a Master’s in Business Administration in Health Administration and Quantitative Analysis from the School of Health Administration & Policy at Arizona State University.  Bryan is a frequent speaker addressing topics such as Prospective and Retrospective Diagnostic Coding Improvement, Medicare Risk Adjustment and HCC Risk Identification and Opportunity Analysis.

VICE PRESIDENT OF DATA OPERATIONS

Ryan Johnson

VICE PRESIDENT OF DATA OPERATIONS

Ryan Johnson

Ryan has worked for over twenty years in the healthcare industry with his experience spanning the areas of claims processing, cost containment, quality measures, and risk adjustment.  Most recently, he worked with Nexidia, a NICE Analytics Company, as a Solutions Architect leading several large customer integrations on to their analytics platform. 

As Director of Data Management with Altegra Health (formerly Outcomes Health Information Solutions) Ryan directed efforts that provided overall improvements with data management processes and customer integrations for HEDIS and Risk Adjustment coding projects.

A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Ryan obtained his B.S. from Georgia State University and still lives in Atlanta.

Vice President of Finance

Adam Varavadekar

Vice President of Finance

Adam Varavadekar

Adam has a considerable amount of experience building and scaling young companies, including most recently at XPRS Capital, where he served as Chief Financial Officer. In addition to handling all the company's finance and accounting, he also put in place the company's systems and ran operations and underwriting.  Prior to XPRS Capital, Adam worked in private equity at CIVC Partners, where he was part of an investment team that focused on deals in the business services and financial services sectors.  Adam also worked in investment banking at Lincoln International doing transaction advisory work in mergers & acquisitions, capital raising, debt advisory and company valuations. He has extensive transaction experience on both the sell-side and buy-side and has worked on deals across a broad range of industries and company sizes. Adam has a bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in Finance and an MBA from Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management.

Vice President of Operations Improvement

Jason Weddingfeld

Vice President of Operations Improvement

Jason Weddingfeld

Jason Weddingfeld is the VP of Operations Improvement at Health Data Vision, Inc.  He is an expert in operational excellence and performance transformation. 

Jason has a proven track record of delivering exceptional results for Fortune 500 companies, as well as middle market businesses; achieving significant cost reduction and operational efficiency improvements through a combination of prioritization, execution, leadership development and capability building.
Jason’s diverse experience allows him to bring best practices from across industries.  He served in the US Navy as a submarine officer, later joining McKinsey’s Operations Practice before going into industry.  Jason has focused on bringing Lean and Six Sigma thinking to service industries such as healthcare and financial services.

Jason graduated from the University of San Diego with a BA in Economics, later being certified as a Nuclear Engineer by the Department of Energy.  He lives in Orange County, CA with his wife and son.

Clinical Operations Manager

Leann Dyehouse

Clinical Operations Manager

Leann Dyehouse

Leann Dyehouse, CPC, CRC, has worked in managed care for 10 years, delivering widespread knowledge in risk adjustment coding, inpatient/outpatient coding, clinical abstraction, DVA and RADV audits. She has lead the HDVI clinical team as a Clinical Operations Manager since February 2017.

Leann most recently worked for DST Systems as Senior Quality Specialist, where she was responsible for risk adjustment training and management of quality outcomes. Prior to DST, Leann worked for 8 years at Altegra Health (formally Outcomes Health Information Solutions) holding various positions while there. Leann and team were responsible for monitoring and maintaining quality and production standards for U.S. and Offshore coding teams, as well as maintaining client relationships. Leann also brings two years of extensive knowledge of documentation management from Kentucky Medical Service Foundation, affiliated with the University of Kentucky, where she worked as a provider educator and quality auditor.

Leann is a graduate of Hutchinson College where she earned her associates degree in Health Information Management. Leann currently lives in the wonderful Bluegrass State of Kentucky. Her hobbies include reading, touring historical sites, and traveling.

CLINICAL OPERATIONS MANAGER

Robin Tucker

CLINICAL OPERATIONS MANAGER

Robin Tucker

Robin Tucker, CRC, joined HDVI as Clinical Review Manager responsible for HEDIS and Coding projects.  She is a key member of our management team, as she has over 20 years' experience in health care as a Licensed Practical Nurse and  Certified Risk Adjustment Coder.  

For the past 10 years, Robin’s focus has been in healthcare operations for Quality Assurance, HEDIS, and a wide spectrum of Risk Adjustment initiatives.   During this time, she has played a key role within multiple risk adjustment companies, including software development, strategic planning and project management.  She worked closely with multiple development teams to develop proprietary software solutions in the risk adjustment arena. HDVI looks forward to her input as we move forward with continued growth in the industry.

Robin resides in Danville, Kentucky and her hobbies include scuba diving, and traveling.

SENIOR MANAGER OF OPERATIONS

STEVEN DOZAL

SENIOR MANAGER OF OPERATIONS

STEVEN DOZAL

Steven Dozal is Senior Manager of Operations for HDVI.  Steven manages all aspects of records retrievals for the teams that pursue, intake, process and quality control medical records for HDVI’s customers.  Steven's focus is on analytics and technology-driven solutions that integrate with our platform, to assist our customers in following their projects with real-time statistics and projection abilities. 

Steven comes from the legal industry where he has over 20 years of experience; specifically, the outsourced support services sector.  He has operated and grown startups, run his own company, and managed operations for the largest attorney-service records retrieval division in California.  Within the legal industry, Steven kept loyal customers for over a decade, throughout his career.  He has a passion for building great teams, forging efficiencies, customer service and customer loyalty. 

Senior Manager, Customer Success

Thomas Stuart

Senior Manager, Customer Success

Thomas Stuart

Thomas Stuart is a Senior Manager, Customer Success at Health Data Vision, Inc. and has over 15 years of Operations Management experience. He oversees Provider Services Relations, Medical Records Intake, and Medical Records Quality Assurance to ensure timely and complete medical record retrieval for HDVI's HEDIS and risk adjustment projects. He is responsible for team recruitment, training, quality oversight, and process improvement efforts for medical record collection. Thomas is passionate about technology initiatives improving health care quality and Provider relations.

Senior Manager, Customer Success

Susan Kum

Senior Manager, Customer Success

Susan Kum

Susan is the Senior Manager, Customer Success & Project Management at Health Data Vision, Inc.

In her role of supporting project operations, Susan is responsible for achieving successful project outcomes for the Risk Adjustment and Initial Validation Audit engagements with HDVI’s health plan partners. In leading Customer Success, Susan is responsible for the successful adoption and usage of MRCS, to ensure clients achieve maximum value from the platform.

Susan is deeply passionate about the application of innovative technology solutions to improve healthcare access and outcomes. Susan holds an MPH from the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, a graduate certificate in public health from the University of Michigan, and BA from UC Berkeley.

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