From Integration to Precision Medicine
Founded in 1993, Orion Health is an award-winning, global provider of healthcare information technology advancing population health and precision medicine solutions for personalised care across the entire health community.
Working with an organisation whose mission is to revolutionise global healthcare so every individual receives the perfect care
Today, all around the world there are vast levels of waste in healthcare and clinicians and caregivers are not empowered with the right information to deliver the best possible care. The driving purpose at Orion Health is to revolutionise global healthcare so every individual receives the perfect care for them.
With a head office in Auckland, New Zealand, Orion Health employs more than 1,200 people in 25 offices across 15 countries. Today Orion healthcare information technology solutions are implemented in more than 30 countries and used to facilitate healthcare for more than 100 million patients.
Orion Health launched Amadeus as their big data cloud based platform. Amadeus is at the forefront of the new revolution in global healthcare called precision medicine.
Precision medicine combines all the clinical, social, and environmental information about an individual to create a personalised health plan that proactively supports targeted care and overall wellness.
Orion Health, recently signed a five-year contract with the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) in Victoria, Australia, to deploy the company’s flagship interoperability solution, Rhapsody Integration Engine, across the DHHS and 15 public health agencies.
The Victorian DHHS delivers programs and services that support and enhance the health, wellbeing and safety of 6.2 million people.
The organisation sought a health messaging integration application to replace a legacy solution, and were looking for a partner to help with its state-wide Health ICT Strategic Framework to connect all systems across the state.
Orion Health will partner with MKM Health, a leading Australasian IT technology company with extensive knowledge of the Victorian healthcare sector, which will supply additional architecture, solution support and professional services capability.
Orion Health General Manager, Australia, Dr. David Dembo says: “We are very pleased to be partnering with the DHHS in Victoria. This is a significant deal for our Australian business and we look forward to working with the Department and Agencies on integration across the State.”
An impressive history as well!
Sunrise Chase has had a long-standing business relationship with the Executive VP of Asia Pacific at Orion Health. The history goes as far back as the year 2000, a professional business relationship involving working together and having Sunrise Chase work with placements on different assignments and acting as a recruitment partner specialising in the Healthcare IT sector.
Sunrise Chase has had many dealings with Orion Health, placing several people with the organisation over many years. When candidates were contacted about Orion Health regarding the position of Australian GM, they valued our insights and intimate knowledge of the organisation. It was soon evident to the Orion executive team in Australia and New Zealand that the front running candidate’s drive, enthusiasm along with his strong capabilities and accomplishments would be an asset to the company. The appointment proceeded successfully.
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