Home » News » Currently Reading:

Eckert Steps Down as Eclipsys CEO

May 14, 2009 News 1 Comment

Andy Eckert has stepped down from his role as President and CEO of Eclipsys and will leave the company, Eclipsys announced this morning. He has been replaced by Philip M. Pead, an Eclipsys director and former chairman, president, and CEO of Per-Se.

According to the announcement, Eckert "has decided to leave the company after accomplishing a number of important operational goals." A quote from Eckert also cited his family ties in California as a reason for his departure.

Pead joined the Eclipsys board on February 17 of this year.

View/Print Text Only View/Print Text Only


HIStalk Featured Sponsors

     

Currently there is "1 comment" on this Article:

  1. Re: Eckert resignation. I guess “Cam Winston” back on 2/25 was pretty visionary. I guess this is not unexpected with all of the changes going on with Eclipsys. Tear down then rebuild. Wonder if this is the beginning of the rebuilding?







Subscribe to Updates

Search


Loading

Text Ads


Report News and Rumors

No title

Anonymous online form
E-mail
Rumor line: 801.HIT.NEWS

Tweets

Archives

Founding Sponsors


 

Platinum Sponsors


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gold Sponsors


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reader Comments

  • All hat no cattle: As a strong proponent of taking a sociotechnical approach to HIT issues, I shouldn’t have been surprised by the overwh...
  • peter crowley: Comments like "Salary and benefits exist at the intersection of supply and demand" reflect a naive belief in perfect mar...
  • medicalquack: I tend to agree on the UNH/Optum Cartel as I call it. I have been telling folks for years to pay attention to what goes...
  • Sam I Am: From the latest that I read, it's a new variant of SamSam and it's been hitting other companies including a couple of ho...
  • Robert D. Lafsky, M.D.: RE data transfer item: it says “doc is changing Hosp”. To me that means a provider wanted all his pt records in Epi...
  • Money Doc: Come on, Dr. Nguyen. You are talking about "lost revenue" but you don't worry about gaps in patient care? Are you reimbu...
  • Anonymouse: You are ultimately responsible for not properly vetting your provider and signing the contract that probably states the ...
  • Conrad Black: That will happen at the same time my doctor starts reimbursing me for a two hour wait in his office or a mistaken/late d...
  • Conrad Black: The same people that pay for any other services/products the organization provides...
  • Anonymous: The SamSam ransomware has been around for 2 years... shame on Allscripts for not patching their main servers to allow at...

Sponsor Quick Links