- Improve coding accuracy & data quality
- Save time & money
- Improve staff satisfaction and productivity
- Enhance interdisciplinary communication
- Improve workload planning, analytics and coordination
Andre brings that rare combination of proficiency in both strategic and tactical sides of IT and healthcare to his role as Chief Innovation Officer at VitalHub. Andre is responsible for driving the innovation and progressive design of the VitalHub product platform with 35+ years of knowledge and leadership experience. In the 1980s, Andre studied business at the University of Western Ontario and computer science at the University of Alberta.In 1994, he left to do healthcare consulting until assuming the role of President of The Oak Group in February, 1996. The Oak Group produces a clinical decision support and process control software system, The MCAP System, for use by hospitals and health insurers.
Julie is the Administrator for Sunnyside Home. In this role, Julie is responsible for managing the day to day operations for the Region of Waterloo’s 263 bed Long-Term Care Home. Julie holds a Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Gerontology from the University of Guelph, her Masters Certificate in Healthcare Management from York University’s Schulich School of Business and has completed the OANHSS Administrator Leadership Program. Julie has worked in health services and not for profit management and served as the Executive Director for the Alzheimer Society of Kitchener-Waterloo and Cambridge prior to joining the Region as Manager of Community Programs in 2012. Julie is a passionate advocate for advancing the care of persons who are living with a dementia, Julie has participated on numerous steering committees and advisory tables at the regional and provincial level. Julie and her husband Trevor have two daughters, Georgia and Maeson.