“You can’t understate the importance of having a solid technological infrastructure to facilitate the development and scaling of solutions. A task as daunting as reinventing the American healthcare system can only be accomplished by first building a strong foundation.”
As Chief Information Officer at Goodroot, Markus brings 3 decades of healthcare technology experience to lead a wide variety of infrastructure projects and solutions across Goodroot’s community of companies. He will serve as HIPAA Security Officer and ensure each organizational affiliate is compliant with internal information technology controls supporting HIPAA, SOC 2, and other applicable security standards.
Markus has an entrepreneurial background and has made a career by innovating ways to use technology to solve business problems. In addition to serving the current community of Goodroot companies, Markus will seek out game-changing partners with missions that align with Goodroot — lowering healthcare costs and eliminating medical debt.
Markus brings to the Goodroot team his unique experience in understanding and developing technology solutions for the healthcare industry as shown throughout his career. Markus has held various executive leadership roles that include leading strategic planning, budgeting, cross-departmental communications, and execution of the information technology strategy for major large-scale organizations like PharMerica, WellDyne, and Healthesystems. He was founder and CEO of Waite Systems, a database and IT systems consulting agency and co-founder of AMS Benefits, an industry leading web-based software system for employee benefits brokers.
We partner with PBMs, health plans, brokers, TPAs, employer groups, pharmaceutical manufacturers and hospital systems to provide leading solutions and technology – increasing access to the most effective drugs at the lowest costs and decreasing the medical debt burden for patients across the country.
Reach out to us if you are interested in designing the healthcare of tomorrow while building successful businesses today.