MCLEAN, VA. – January 12, 2016 – Cognosante today announced that CEO Michele Kang will present at the 34th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, January 13, 2016, at 9:30 a.m. PT (12:30 p.m. ET) in San Francisco.
Michele founded Cognosante in 2008 to address a critical gap she had identified in the health IT market – the need for a smart, nimble company, unencumbered by legacy systems and unafraid to challenge accepted wisdom. Under her leadership, Cognosante has emerged as one of the most trusted partners to key federal and state health agencies, growing significantly year over year and providing a unique set of business and technology expertise, and innovative solutions central to carrying out national healthcare transformation.
In 2015, Michele received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® National Award, Services Category; the Greater Washington Government Contractor Awards™ Executive of the Year, $75M – $300M; and EY Entrepreneur Of The Year®, Washington, D.C. Region. She is also an inaugural member of 100 Women Leaders in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, and received a Mosaic Woman Trailblazer Award in 2012.
Cognosante is a leading provider of consulting, technology, and BPO services to healthcare organizations, specializing in Health Reform initiatives. The company has more than 25 years of experience working with 48 states and the Federal government to assist its clients in developing, managing, and executing complex healthcare information programs and infrastructures. Its expertise includes health insurance marketplaces, enrollment reconciliation, healthcare standards, modular system integration, health informatics, Medicaid, health information exchange, and fraud, waste, and abuse. Visit cognosante.com for more information.