Dan Owens & Scott Schemmel join @PatientPoint

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

PatientPoint, the trusted leader in patient and physician engagement solutions, announced new hires in its information technology and operations teams that they believe will further strengthen the company’s current offerings and accelerate its continued digital transformation.

Dan Owens joins as Chief Technology Officer, Scott Schemmel joins as Executive Vice President of Information Technology and Kimberly Theiss has been promoted to Chief Operations Officer.

PatientPoint Founder and CEO Mike Collette told us “Dan, Kimberly and Scott each play a pivotal role in ensuring that we execute with excellence and that we provide our life science sponsors with best-in-class, independent third-party reporting to validate media delivery and results”.

  • As Chief Technology Officer, Owens will lead the teams that design and build the technology platforms on which PatientPoint digital products will run. He has more than two decades of domestic and international IT management and leadership experience and joins PatientPoint from cloud-based workforce platform eVerifile, where he served as Chief Technology Officer. He previously served as Vice President of Software Development for PGi, the world’s largest dedicated provider of collaboration software and services, as well as Director of Engineering for WebMD.
  • As Chief Operations Officer, Theiss will oversee customer service, installation and field servicing, print production, warehousing services, purchasing and vendor relationships. She will also lead the PatientPoint Management Information Systems Group, which focuses on leveraging the latest technology and software to enhance productivity and improve business intelligence and reporting. Theiss most recently served as Executive Vice President of Field Operations.
  • As Executive Vice President of Information Technology, Schemmel and his teams will deploy, monitor and maintain PatientPoint digital networks in physician offices and hospitals nationwide, manage data infrastructure to support enterprise business intelligence and analytics and oversee enterprise IT. Most recently, he served as Chief Information Officer for chemical manufacturer Ciner Resources Corporation. Schemmel also served as Senior Vice President of Global Information Technology at PGi, where he worked closely with Owens.

PatientPoint powers more effective patient-physician engagements across all points of care. With 30 years of unrivaled experience and continual, meaningful innovation, we are trusted consultants to healthcare providers and sponsoring brands. Using superior analytics and insights, we craft customized programs that make every doctor-patient engagement better. From primary care to complex specialties, from practices to hospitals, PatientPoint provides a cohesive communication platform that enriches the entire care experience and delivers proven results.

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