Lake Oswego, Oregon – June 21th, 2011
Scribes STAT, Inc., announced today the hiring of Mr. Jim McCartan and Mr. Christopher Lento to head up Business Development for Scribes STAT. Primary focus will be establishing accounts throughout the United States for medical scribe services and assisting physicians with implementation of new electronic medical record (EMR) systems.
Jim McCartan, Vice President & General Manager, West, has 18 years of experience in management and sales. From 2005 to 2010 introduced Keller Williams Realty to Portland market, the top producing real estate office in Portland, Oregon with over 450 agents. In 1999, he formed McCartan Properties, an investment group, which raised capital to build and lease Adult Foster Care Facilities – opening facilities, interviewing potential patient residents, and establishing operational procedures. From 1992 to 1999 he sold real estate and acted as the principal broker managing over 60 real estate agents. Mr. McCartan received his BA in Communications from Carroll College.
Christopher Lento joined Scribes STAT in February 2011, bringing more than 18 years of biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and health care experience to the company. He acts as Vice President & General Manager of Scribes STAT’s East Coast operations. Mr. Lento has held positions of increasing scope and responsibility with Astra-Zeneca, Genentech BioOncology, US Oncology, and Abraxis Bioscience. Mr. Lento has extensive experience in sales, sales leadership, and business development in a variety of therapeutic specialties and market segments. Mr. Lento received his B.S. in Finance from Providence College (Providence, RI) and an M.B.A in Marketing from Montclair State University (Montclair, NJ).
“Scribes STAT is excited to have Mr. McCartan and Mr. Lento on our Senior Executive Team,” Dr. Kathleen Myers, Founder and CEO, stated. “Their combined experience and leadership will ensure continued growth of the company and provide excellent management as we expand our medical scribe services across the country.”
About Scribes STAT:
Scribes STAT is the premier provider of certified medical scribes who deliver accurate, real-time electronic medical records for emergency physicians and targeted specialty physicians resulting in improved physician efficiency, increased patient satisfaction, and timely and complete insurance billing. Scribes STAT is currently operating in Oregon and Washington in the Legacy Health System as well as medical clinics in the region. For more information, please visit: http://www.ScribesSTAT.com.