Empiric Health announced that David Heath has joined as Vice President of Business Development.  In his role, David will be responsible for sales and business development efforts for Empiric Health.    

"Empiric is committed to reducing unwarranted clinical variation through clinician to clinician dialogue," said Rick Adam, CEO of Empiric Health.  "David's career at Premier and MedAssets (now Vizient), has ideally positioned him to represent Empiric and approach additional health systems with our proven solution."

David brings over 25 years of experience in sales and business development, along with extensive experience in the healthcare arena.  Most recently David held a leadership position at Premier Inc., where he was instrumental in significant revenue growth and led critical positioning and sales generation.  Previously, he held numerous leadership roles at MedAssets Inc. (now Vizient) where he served as the subject matter expert on numerous technology and service solutions and was responsible for helping to drive utilization and obtain growth targets.

"I am excited to join Empiric team. As our country strives to improve care and lower cost, Empiric Health, via its years of development at Intermountain Healthcare, is a proven solution to improve outcomes and lower costs for surgical procedures," said Heath.  "Rick is quickly assembling an extremely talented and passionate team that has the ability to make a dramatic difference for healthcare providers and patients alike; it's an honor to be a part of it."