Cognovant Adds Over 30 Years of Healthcare, Business Experience to its Advisory Board with Introduction of Liz Scherer | October 2, 2012
Cognovant Inc., a consumer health company that specializes in mobile personal health record technology, welcomed Liz Scherer to the company’s Advisory Board. Scherer brings roughly 30 years of experience in the healthcare space to her new position, as well as a strategic approach that will help drive further outreach and awareness of Cognovant’s first tool, a mobile personal health record app called PocketHealth. Scherer joins Advisory Board members Ramin Homayouni, PhD, and Michael Millenson. Read more here.
Financing Enables Cognovant to Develop First Phase of its Signature PocketHealth Mobile Personal Health Record Platform | May 1, 2012
Cognovant Inc., a consumer health company specializing in mobile personal health record technology, announced completion of the seed round of funding for its initial product—the PocketHealth mPHR application. PocketHealth Essentials will be available at no cost, and will include the option for a paid upgrade to the more robust PocketHealth PHR, designed for individuals who want help managing more ecomplex health issues, as well as PocketHealth Family, which tracks multiple individuals. Read more here.
Cognovant Adds James T. O’Brien to Its Board of Directors | December 6, 2011
Cognovant Inc., a consumer health company specializing in mobile, personal health record technology, announced the addition of James T. O’Brien to the company’s board of directors. Cognovant’s expanded board now includes its two co-founders, Joe Ketcherside, MD, president and Chief Executive Officer, and Stanley L. Pestotnik, MS, RPH, Chief Strategy Officer; Daniel G. O’Dell, chairman of Bank Liberty in Liberty, Mo., and O’Brien, a pharmaceutical and healthcare consultant and director of Derma Sciences, Inc. Read more here.
Cognovant Names Stanley L. Pestotnik as Chief Strategy Officer | November 16, 2011
Stanley L. Pestotnik has joined Cognovant Inc. as the company’s new Chief Strategy Officer. The consumer health company specializes in mobile, personal health record technology and is working to develop a mPHR that will provide consumers with the technical capability to access health information, share health information, increase health and wellness understanding, participate in clinical trials and contribute to the general knowledge base. Read more here.
Cognovant Developing a Consumer-Controlled Mobile Platform that will Empower Individuals to Manage and Own their Health Information | August 9, 2011
Cognovant Inc., a consumer health company that specializes in mobile, personal health record technology, has put down roots in Kansas City. Additionally, the company has started devleoping applications with specialized systems and tools designed to allow individuals to manage and own their health and health information. Cognovant is led by Joe Ketcherside, MD, the company’s president and Chief Executive Officer, who leads the company under the guiding principle that empowered individuals will achieve better outcomes than are possible with the current health system/provider-centric model of health care. Read more here.