CHICAGO, May 7, 2018 – Apervita, Inc. announced today the addition of James P. Bradley as Chair and Independent Director for Apervita’s Board of Directors.
Jim Bradley brings a wealth of experience to Apervita as a technologist, executive, entrepreneur, and Board leader. His successful career includes serving with some of the health industry’s most notable companies and organizations, partnering with the federal government on strategic national health programs, and building some of the most transformative and successful health startups. Mr. Bradley served as Chief Information Officer of UnitedHealthcare, Chief Technology Strategy Officer at McKesson Corporation, and Chair at the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).
Jim’s collaboration with the public sector includes his partnership with Northrop Grumman Corporation as the Program Director for their contract with U.S. Health and Human Services to develop a prototype infrastructure of a national health information network. Jim also chaired the Board of the national Health Data Consortium.
Jim founded and led companies such as Abaton.com and RxHub (now Surescripts), as well as serving as a Board member and Chair of companies such as ABILITY Network and Wellpartner, both of which accomplished very successful exits for their stakeholders. In addition to Apervita, Jim currently Chairs the Boards of two other healthcare companies, Apixio and NovuHealth. Jim frequently volunteers his time on behalf of not-for-profit organizations striving to advance the state of health information technology. One such example was his role as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the University of Minnesota Medical Center/Fairview.
“I am excited to serve as Chairman of the Board of Apervita,” said Jim Bradley. “What Apervita has already accomplished is not previously seen in Healthcare. That is a true testament to the leadership team and its vision. By building a platform that empowers the industry to deliver value faster and reduce cost across many areas of care, they are providing a capability that is truly revolutionary for the industry.“
“Apervita serves some of the largest, fastest growing, and most recognized and established enterprises in healthcare. Jim is a luminary that has built industry-scale health information platforms and companies that serve every corner of the industry. We are delighted to work with Jim as we expand our network and accelerate Apervita’s growth,” said Paul Magelli, CEO & Founder of Apervita.