Digital healthcare provider Now Healthcare Group (NHG), based in MediaCityUK, has seen significant growth since it appointed a CCO to the board.
New CCO Emma-Jane French, who has over 25 years’ experience in the health industry was appointed to lead on commercial and strategic development. Before taking on the job, she held roles as managing director of My Clinical Coach and chief operating officer at Totally Health.
Now Healthcare Group (NHG) is predicting by the end of 2017 it will be supporting upwards of 20 million people across the world.
Emma-Jane said: “I am really pleased to have joined the Now Healthcare Group and be part of the journey to deliver digital healthcare services to everyone, anywhere and at any time. It is such an exciting time for the digital health industry and NHG are at the forefront of an exciting evolution.
“Our work with the NHS means we are committed to easing the ever-increasing pressure faced by the service, and we are working collaboratively across organisations to deliver health care solutions for our growing population.”
CEO and Founder, Lee Dentith, said: “It’s a fundamental period for the Now Healthcare Group and so it’s of huge importance to us to have Emma-Jane, a consummate health professional with such a high calibre of knowledge and genuine passion for health issues, to join our board. We look forward to strengthening our business offering and using her knowledge and expertise to help us to continue to change people’s lives through the advancements of technology and healthcare.”
NHG recently became the first provider in its field to be reported safe, responsive, effective, well-led and caring with no improvements recommended by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the government’s regulatory body for healthcare services.
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