Norfolk, VA, February 27, 2020 – Following the company’s recent celebration of 13 years in business, ARDX, a Minority, Woman-Owned government healthcare management and technology consulting firm is pleased to announce that Matthew Lemma has been appointed as the company’s Chief Operating Officer (COO). Mr. Lemma will support the CEO, Dr. Angela Reddix, in executing the company’s strategy and vision.
Mr. Lemma joins ARDX as the new COO as a highly accomplished executive with 20 years of proven success collaborating and growing healthcare programs including telehealth, big data healthcare analytics systems, and federal electronic health record integration. Mr. Lemma is a member of the Capital Region of Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMMS) and a Certified Professional of Healthcare Information Management Systems (CPHIMS). He has served as Vice President & Executive Director, Chief Information Officer (CIO), and a consultant to CIOs. Mr. Lemma has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Potsdam College and a Master of Business Administration from Clarkson University.
“As we reach new heights, I wanted a strong partner,” said Dr. Reddix. “I also wanted to connect with someone who shares the same values to serve and improve healthcare for our nation’s most vulnerable populations, and Matt was the perfect partner and leader.” ARDX excels at delivering integrated healthcare management and technology solutions to various government agencies, most notably to the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), and the U.S. Department of Treasury.
“ARDX has an incredible growth history for a small business of just 13 years,” said Mr. Lemma. “My role is to augment this growth and expand our capabilities across federal healthcare markets as well as strengthen our current quality foundation which serves as our springboard for growth. It is an honor to work alongside our greatest asset, our people, to support the greatest cause – the preservation and restoration of health for the US population.”
“I am excited about the future of ARDX,” said Dr. Reddix. “Our Associates are passionate, innovative, and continuously show their commitment to the mission and values we have set out to accomplish – we have a great team.”
ARDX has a long-standing history of providing customizable and efficient solutions focused on Population Health, Payment Reform, and Patient-Centered Care & Outcomes for the nation’s evolving healthcare environment. Creating process-driven policies and being committed to delivering quality the first time, every time, have earned ARDX a CMMI Level 5 appraisal rating and its Quality Management System conforms to the ISO 9001:2015 standards as certified by Intertek. Founded in 2006, ARDX is headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia. To learn more about ARDX, visit www.ardx.net.
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