Former CEO and corporate governance expert brings extensive B2B and B2C software expertise
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PointClickCare Technologies, the leading cloud-based software platform for the senior care market, announces it has strengthened its Board of Directors with the appointment of Betsy Atkins. Atkins brings to the PointClickCare Board more than 30 years of experience working with start-ups and Fortune 500 companies. A three-time CEO and entrepreneur, she has co-founded enterprise software companies in multiple industries, including technology and healthcare.
Atkins serves as CEO of Baja Corporation, an early-stage venture capital firm focused on software, technology, energy, and healthcare. Atkins is a recognized expert in corporate governance, digital transformation, consumer experience, and technology. She is a published author, having written on Corporate Governance issues for publications including Forbes and The Wall Street Journal, in addition to having recently published her book, “Be Board Ready: The Secrets to Landing a Board Seat and Being a Great Director.”
“We are pleased to welcome Betsy to our Board of Directors as we continue to grow and scale,” said Mike Wessinger, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, PointClickCare. “Her substantial experience leveraging digital technology to reduce costs and drive efficiency will be a valuable addition to our Board as PointClickCare continues to innovate and advance care for seniors across the healthcare continuum.”
Atkins currently serves as a board member for Wynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ: WYNN); Volvo (STO: VOLV-B); SL Green Realty Corp.; and FIU HealthCare Network.
“I am excited to join PointClickCare, a company that is advancing the entire care continuum by turning patient data into insights that drive the best care,” said Atkins. “PointClickCare is uniquely positioned to continue disrupting the market, and I look forward to applying my technology and healthcare experience to this outstanding Board of Directors.”
PointClickCare Technologies Inc., helps long-term and post-acute care (LTPAC) providers gain the confidence they need to navigate the new realities of value-based healthcare – achieving preferred status in competitive and shrinking networks, optimizing financial and operational health, attracting and retaining the right staff, and connecting to the right partners and insights needed to effectively manage and mitigate risk. Recognized by Forbes as one of the Top 100 Private Cloud Companies and acknowledged by KLAS Research as Best in KLAS Vendor for Long-term Care, PointClickCare leads the way in creating cloud-based environments where providers, patients, and payers eliminate data silos between care settings, connecting stakeholders to meaningful insights. With a suite of fully-integrated applications powered by an interoperable, mobile friendly, and regulatory-compliant electronic health record and revenue cycle management platform, PointClickCare helps care providers connect and collaborate within their care network. Over 21,000 skilled nursing facilities, senior living communities, and home health agencies use PointClickCare today, making it the North American healthcare IT market leader for the LTPAC industry. For more information on PointClickCare’s software solutions, please visit www.pointclickcare.com.