MedNetOne Health Solutions hires innovation coordinator/ population coach

Rochester, Mich.—July 8, 2013— MedNetOne Health Solutions (MNOHS), a Michigan-based health care management organization serving the infrastructure and clinical support needs of primary and specialty care private practice physicians and behavioral health specialists, announces Mark Lazar has joined the company as Innovation Coordinator and Population Coach.

In this role, Lazar will be working with MedNetOne Health Solutions’ member practices to implement special projects including, population health, which is an approach to health care aimed at improving the health of an entire designated population, for example, all patients within a physician practice. Population health moves beyond individual-level focused care and complements the organized efforts of public health by addressing a broader range of factors that impact health on a population-level.

Lazar will work with physicians, behavioral health specialists, care managers and other health practice team members to gain a better understanding of the overall health, and factors affecting the health of, patients within MedNetOne Health Solutions’ practices. Using data as a key tool, he will advise on and implement the appropriate programs, resources and techniques required by MedNetOne Health Solutions member practices.

Immediately prior to joining MedNetOne Health Solutions, Lazar was a field service supervisor for Ohio CAT, the exclusive, authorized dealer for Caterpillar equipment and engines in Ohio and parts of Kentucky and Indiana. At CAT, he was a participant in the Caterpillar Flagship program, which prepared future Caterpillar leaders for executive-level positions. Prior to CAT, Lazar was a national sales representative for MARS music and a community support provider at Unison Behavioral Health Group.

Lazar graduated from the University of Toledo with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Psychology and a minor in sociology. He is also an Olympic development athlete, an Olympic trials competitor (2006) and a nationally ranked curling athlete (1998-current).

About MedNetOne Health Solutions
MedNetOne Health Solutions (MNOHS), a leader in advancing the development and implementation of the Patient-Centered Medial Home (PCMH), is a healthcare management organization for primary and specialty care physicians and behavioral health specialists that provides administrative infrastructure and clinical support and programming to develop and sustain high performing, patient-centric practices while meeting government healthcare reform mandates. Learn more at http://www.mednetone.net.