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Roy Georgia | Partner, Ambulatory Surgery Centers

Roy Georgia | Partner, Ambulatory Surgery Centers
Roy Georgia has spent over twenty years in the healthcare industry with a specific focus on delivering high value, facility-centric technology solutions to Ambulatory Surgery Centers.In the mid-nineties, Roy began his career working for a physician-owned ASC management company. This experience provided him a foundation for understanding what’s possible with technology and how it plays a foundational role in helping a surgery center provide patient care and get paid for their services. In 2002, Roy founded the ASC industry’s first business intelligence software company, MEDIBIS. Over the next six years he built it into a leading analytics platform used by hundreds of outpatient surgery centers across the country. After selling the company in 2008, Roy led the enterprise technology strategy for the acquiring company which included an ASC focused service portfolio of analytics, transcription, medical coding and outsourced billing services. In 2013, Roy joined Surgical Care Affiliates (SCA) as the Chief Information Officer responsible for all areas of technology supporting approximately two hundred facilities. During his three years at SCA, Roy honed his technology management skills while broadening his expertise to include IT compliance, security, and governance required for running IT at a billion dollar, publicly traded surgery center company. The combined experience of ICE Technologies and Roy’s tenured career in the ASC market, uniquely positions the company to become the surgery center industry’s premier IT service provider. Roy resides in Oklahoma City with his wife and two children.

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