Posted: January 21, 2013
WYOMISSING, PA – January 21, 2013 – William “Buddy” Gillespie, DSS Director of Healthcare Solutions, has been elected to the Pennsylvania eHealth Initiative (PAeHI) Board of Directors for a two-year term as the Supporting Organization representative. In his new role, Gillespie will represent the 27 supporting organizations in future board decisions and related initiatives. A non-profit coalition, PAeHI focuses on bringing together PA healthcare and business leaders to develop a vision and strategy for the future of healthcare information technology (IT) and the safe exchange of this information. In addition to his board responsibility, Gillespie serves as chair of the newly formed Business, Health Outcomes and Health Information Exchange Committee for PAeHI. Previously, Mr. Gillespie served as chair of the PAeHI Health Information Exchange Committee since 2008.
In his current role as Director of Healthcare Solutions for DSS, Gillespie’s position is a critical part of the company’s continued efforts to develop a core focus on Healthcare IT Solutions, and set the stage for future growth. His responsibilities include direct consulting with clients, assessing and improving healthcare solution offerings, helping drive the DSS brand into the healthcare community, and initiating relationships with hospitals and practices for future business development. Gillespie said: “I am excited to have this opportunity to represent the Supporting Organizations of PAeHI on the board. As an employee of DSS, I understand the perspectives of these organizations and will do my best to share their insight.”
DSS is headquartered in Wyomissing, PA and serves organizations in the mid-Atlantic region. DSS provides a broad portfolio of technology solutions from the desktop to the data center that drive business value. DSS employs over 120 people and offers solutions that address Infrastructure, Data Center Hosting, Managed Services, Social Software and Collaboration and IT Staffing. DSS operates an enterprise class data center and has elite level partnerships with industry leaders IBM, Microsoft, VMWare, EMC and Cisco.