JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Health information network Availity has named Stephanie Kovalick as its Vice President of Portfolio Operations. Kovalick will lead the development and implementation of Availity’s product roadmap, including the development and introduction of new products.
Kovalick is a senior leader with extensive workflow, product management and market expertise in the health care revenue cycle industry. She brings more than 25 years’ experience in health care, including 15 years of product development for GE Healthcare IT/IDX Systems Corp., where she excelled in strategic product planning, roadmap and concept development, focused on driving innovation to drive growth for customers and the business.
Most recently, she led the product management team for the revenue cycle portfolio for GE Healthcare where she was responsible for leading cross-functional execution of new product introductions to deliver peak revenue cycle performance for hospitals and large physician practices.
“We’re continuing to develop and deliver innovative products that solve claim processing and reimbursement challenges for medical professionals,” said Russ Thomas, Availity CEO. “Stephanie brings significant expertise in this area, strengthened by a well-rounded background in health plan, provider and vendor product management. We’re very pleased to have Stephanie on board and look forward to her contributions to the team.”
She holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Bentley University and lives in Baltimore, Md. with her husband and three children.