Katherine Kuzmeskas, MPH, Founder & CEO, SimplyVital Health

Kat is CEO and Co-Founder of Simply Vital Health, Inc. the company creating the blockchain infrastructure that is safely adoptable by healthcare. Fortune Magazine named her among the 34 Leaders Who Are Changing Health Care. She founded the company as a solution for problems she faced as a hospital administrator, first tackling bundled payment wrap around services.

Current enterprise and digital healthcare clients are leveraging SimplyVital’s proprietary and open-source decentralized applications to increase access to healthcare data, decreasing costs of healthcare.

Prior to founding SimplyVital Health, Katherine focused on the intersection of clinical and administrative leadership: she was the program manager of the Center for Musculoskeletal Care for Yale New Haven Hospital, where she managed the lower joint bundle program and designed the nation’s first spine gainsharing program; she was the strategic planner for the medicine and surgery service lines at Yale New Haven Health; and designed an enterprise-wide care management dashboard at a statewide community health center network.

Twitter: @SimplyVitalHQ