ZH Healthcare Adds Benval Group Executive to Advisory Board

ZH Healthcare strengthens Advisory Board with the addition of investment, research, and strategy executive, Rodney Lake.

We are delighted that he is joining the ZH Healthcare Advisory Board

McLean, VA (PRWEB) January 23, 2015

ZH Healthcare (ZH), a leading provider of open source Health IT solutions, announced today that Rodney Lake, Chief Investment Officer (CIO) of The Benval Group LLC, joins ZH’s Advisory Board.

ZH has been a leader in the OpenEMR community, developing open source comprehensive, customized integrated solutions for those needing more than what limited functionality traditional EHRs could deliver. In response to the market imperative for a more customizable, functional and cost-effective product, ZH designed BlueEHS, the first of its kind Electronic Health Solution (EHS). The members of the ZH Healthcare Advisory Board offer their business expertise and experience to the executive team, led by Shameem C. Hameed, CEO of ZH.

“Rodney brings an institutional investment perspective and significant financial acumen. We are delighted that he is joining the ZH Healthcare Advisory Board,” said Hameed.

Mr. Lake currently serves as the CIO at The Benval Group, based in Washington, DC. The Benval Group provides consulting services to corporations and institutions regarding asset allocation, research, and strategy.

Mr. Lake is also an Adjunct Professor in Finance at The George Washington University (GW) School of Business, helping manage the GW Ramsey and Phillips Student Investment Funds.

Previously, Mr. Lake worked as a Senior Investment Officer in The George Washington University Investment Office, the office was responsible for managing the University’s $1.5 billion endowment fund. Prior to joining the GW Investment Office, Mr. Lake was a Senior Financial Analyst in GW’s Executive Vice President and Treasurer’s Office. Prior to joining GW, he was a Financial Analyst in portfolio management at First Nationwide Mortgage, a division of California Federal Bank (now Citibank).

Mr. Lake graduated cum laude, from West Virginia Wesleyan College with a B.S. degree in business. He received his MBA from The George Washington University.

“It is an honor for me to join ZH’s Advisory Board and work with such an exceptionally innovative team in a highly dynamic market. I look forward to sharing my experience and contributing to the growth of the company,” Lake said.

About ZH Healthcare

ZH Healthcare (ZH) is the foremost developer of the most popular open source EMR solution, OpenEMR, which serves more than 300,000 medical providers and up to 600 million patients across the globe. For six years, ZH led the OpenEMR community, developing open source comprehensive, customized integrated solutions for those needing more than what limited functionality traditional EHRs could deliver. For six years, ZH led the OpenEMR community, developing open source comprehensive, customized integrated solutions for those needing more than what limited functionality traditional EHRs could deliver.

In response to the market imperative for a more customizable, functional and cost-effective product, ZH designed BlueEHS, the first of its kind Electronic Health Solution (EHS).

BlueEHS is an innovative and proprietary, Freemium, SaaS, Electronic Health Solution (EHS), which has a an integrated practice management system, e-prescriptions, laboratory interfaces, plus a telemedicine-enabled comprehensive patient portal. Combined with its Revenue Cycle Management services and its EMR consultancy services ZH Healthcare is a truly holistic solution that addresses the complex needs of medical providers around the world.