(McLean, VA)  ZH Healthcare™ (ZH), a market leader in the open source Heath IT and the creator of blueEHR™, a Health IT as a Service™ (HITaaS™) product, announced the appointment of Mark B. Hassenplug to ZH’s Advisory Board.
Hassenplug, an accomplished and visionary leader in the Healthcare & Life Sciences Industry, brings over 30 years of diverse senior executive experience driving growth within Fortune 500 and Global 2000 companies.  He has spent the majority of his career in management consulting with Ernst & Young, BearingPoint, KPMG, AT Kearney and Price Waterhouse.
“Mark brings a deep understanding of the industry, a background in strategy and a demonstrated record of accomplishment conceiving and executing innovative business strategies with enabling technologies. His background and knowledge in these areas will be very beneficial as we expand our global presence,” said Shameem C. Hameed, Chairman and CEO of ZH.  “Our growth over the past year has been strong, particularly in North America.  With the addition of Mark to our board, we continue to add to depth and capability to our team.”
“I am delighted to be joining the ZH Advisory Board and have the opportunity to work with the team that has developed such an innovative technology platform.  I look forward to sharing my experience with the team and contributing to the growth and market leading position of the company,” said Hassenplug
Mr. Hassenplug graduated magna cum laude, from Potsdam College with a B.A. in Geography and received his M.B.A. from Syracuse University.