SCWorx Announces Hiring of Tad Schweikert as Chief Operating Officer
Key hire reflects company’s commitment to continuing to drive innovation and growth within the healthcare industry
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SCWorx Corp (Nasdaq: WORX) announced today that the company has hired veteran healthcare leader and innovator, Tad Schweikert, as Chief Operating Officer responsible for leading the company’s continued growth and scaling its operations. Mr. Schweikert is reporting to SCWorx Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Marc Schessel.
Schweikert, who brings over 28 years of healthcare industry experience, will be responsible for the strategic growth of the SCWorx customer base and revenue. His team will drive the company’s business development efforts and be responsible for operations for all commercial activities across the company’s existing and potential healthcare provider customers and partners in the United States.
“SCWorx is investing in the talent necessary to develop even more industry-leading data management service offerings so that our healthcare provider customers can operate more efficiently, improve margins and utilize our unique solutions to positively impact business operations,” said Schessel. “Tad is an outstanding senior leader with a proven track record in the healthcare industry. He and his SCWorx team will be instrumental in deepening our commitment to provide healthcare providers with the capabilities and services that make it easier to utilize, and benefit from, SCWorx products and services.”
The company has made significant, ongoing investments in our data management services to respond to the urgent business needs of customers within this evolving marketplace. Recent examples of the company’s progress include the signing of a large industry partner, significant customer wins and the recent launch of a beta version of an advanced web portal application.
“It’s an honor to have the opportunity to join SCWorx, a company I have admired and watched closely,” said Schweikert. “SCWorx has a solid reputation as an innovator in healthcare, is respected for its technology and admired for its people. I am looking forward to leading this dynamic, talented team as we help build the company’s future. It’s going to be an exciting time for customers, partners and employees of SCWorx and it’s a privilege to be part of the team.”
Schweikert was most recently a Senior Principal of Enterprise Solutions at Vizient where he helped grow the business by working with large integrated delivery systems and academic medical centers to improve their margins and align organizational and operational strategies.
About SCWorx Corp
SCWorx has created The Platform of One™ an advanced attributed Virtualized Item Data Warehouse utilizing Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) in order to offer a suite of SaaS based solutions for healthcare providers. The value proposition for customers revolves around all solution modules being fully integrated with the Virtual Data Warehouse platform. The solution modules include Virtual Item Master, Contract Management and RFP Module, Automated Rebate Management Module, Data Interoperability (EMR, MMIS, Finance) Module, Automated Item Add Portal, Virtual General Ledger (GL), and the Data Analytics module. SCWorx Platform of One™ creates the Single Source of Truth for the Healthcare providers’ data governance and data analytics for the Executives.
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John Price, CFO
Source: SCWorx Corp
Released June 13, 2019