Healthcare Growth Partners (HGP), an operations and financial consulting firm for the healthcare technology industry, announced that Jason Baker has joined the Chicago-based group as a managing director. Baker comes to the firm from healthcare informatics developer Cerner.
Baker, who was head of corporate development for Kansas City, Mo.-based Cerner, also has experience in the investment banking industry, HGP said. Baker will be counseling small- and mid-size healthcare technology companies on their strategic and financial alternatives, according to Jon Phillips, HGP founder.
Prior to IBM/Healthlink, Mr. Wagner was a senior manager at Ernst and Young, where he was responsible for PeopleSoft ERP (enterprise resource planning) consulting services. He also spent several years at Integris Health as a project manager, according to Eclipsys.