Tampa, Florida – June 05, 2014 – Nextech, a leading provider of specialty-focused healthcare technology solutions for physician practices, today announced the appointment of Rebecca Sanford as the company’s new senior vice president of human resources (HR). Sanford will be responsible for building and leading talent management strategies, overseeing corporate policies and enhancing organizational culture.
Sanford brings more than 13 years of management experience to her role at Nextech, including a unique understanding of healthcare technology and the software services industry. Sanford has held multiple leadership roles and has demonstrated success in managing employee relations, benefits, organizational planning and corporate policy.
“We are pleased to welcome Rebecca to the Nextech team,” says David Henriksen, CEO of Nextech. “Rebecca’s expertise will be integral to the company as we continue to build a culture focused on being trusted advisors to our customers, while enjoying an engaging environment for all Nextech employees.”
Sanford joins Nextech from Greenway Health where she served as director of human resources. In this role, Sanford spearheaded wellness initiatives and managed benefits administration and generalist activities. Prior to Greenway Health, Sanford led human resources at both Echo Design Group and Blackboard Collaborate. Sanford earned her bachelor’s degree at Loyola University and her master’s from New School University. Sanford also holds a senior professional in human resources (SPHR) certification.
“This is a very exciting time to join Nextech,” says Sanford. “The company has a rich history and has established itself as a first-class, specialty-specific solutions provider in the healthcare technology industry. Our goal is to enhance this strong track record by building a corporate culture on the foundations of integrity, collaboration, trust and excellence.
Nextech deploys specialty-focused healthcare technology for physician practices. As a trusted advisor to thousands of specialty providers since 1997, Nextech delivers consultative guidance, professional services and innovative tools that enable clients to increase efficiencies while meeting their long-term business goals. The company’s robust solutions integrate seamlessly with value-added modules to create a single, intuitive platform that streamlines clinical, administrative, financial and marketing workflows. To learn how Nextech’s advanced offerings help specialty providers succeed in a fast-changing healthcare environment, visit www.nextech.com.