Kevin Harlen Joins NextServices as Strategic Advisor, Steering a New Era in Digital Health Transformation

Kevin Harlen Joins NextServices as Strategic Advisor, Steering a New Era in Digital Health Transformation

Ann Arbor, MI – Jan 24, 2024 – NextServices, a leader in healthcare technology and business solutions, is excited to announce the appointment of Kevin Harlen as a Strategic Advisor. Harlen’s extensive experience in gastroenterology and his proven track record in driving growth and innovation align perfectly with NextServices’ vision for the future of healthcare.

As the former Chief Operating Officer of Capital Digestive Care and President of GastroGPO, Kevin Harlen led the transformation of healthcare practices by emphasizing a physician-led strategy and leveraging executive teams for administrative functions. His leadership significantly enhanced patient care quality and accessibility.

Kevin also served as the Executive Director of the Digestive Health Physicians Association (DHPA) from its establishment in 2014 until 2023. During his tenure, he successfully united more than 2,500 gastroenterologists across 105 independent gastroenterology practices. His leadership was focused on advocating for and maintaining accessible, superior-quality, and economically efficient care within the realm of independent gastroenterology medical practices.

In his new role at NextServices, Harlen will be instrumental in advancing the company’s innovative initiatives. These include AI-driven Revenue Cycle Management (RCM), advanced automation technologies, and the development of cutting-edge applications through the Digital Health Studio. His expertise will further enhance NextServices’ capabilities in health IT integration, analytics, and data utilization, reinforcing the company’s position as a pioneer in digital health solutions.

Kevin’s appointment is a testament to our dedication to pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in healthcare, said Satish Malnaik, CEO of NextServices. His unparalleled expertise in gastroenterology and his forward-thinking approach to integrating technology into healthcare will be invaluable as we continue our journey to revolutionize care delivery.

I am thrilled and honored to be joining the NextServices’ team. The exciting role affords me the opportunity to continue my work in support of independent medical practices. NextServices has an impressive reputation for developing innovative  solutions which result in significant operations and clinical improvements, said Kevin Harlen

About NextServices

Founded in 2004, NextServices is a pioneer in transforming healthcare delivery. The company specializes in making medical organizations more efficient by automating revenue cycle management and providing digital health solutions. This approach addresses the critical issue of physician burnout, which is exacerbated by administrative inefficiencies. By implementing AI-led solutions, the company aims to alleviate these stressors ultimately helping patient care. This commitment to innovation, efficiency, and physician well-being positions NextServices as a leader in the digital health revolution, ensuring the sustainability and success of medical organizations in the evolving healthcare landscape.

For more information about NextServices and its innovative solutions, please visit www.nextservices.com.