HealthcareSource Appoints Katherine Shuman as Chief Sales Officer
Shuman Joins as Company Achieves New Growth Milestones
Woburn, MA – October 31, 2016 – HealthcareSource®, the leading provider of talent management solutions for healthcare, today announced that Katherine Shuman has joined the company as Chief Sales Officer. In this role, she manages a growing team of sales professionals and a client base that includes more than 50 percent of the hospitals in the U.S.
“Katherine is a dynamic leader with an extraordinary track record of driving sales excellence and growing revenue,” said HealthcareSource president and chief executive officer J.P. Fingado. “She has the right combination of strengths, experience, and leadership skills to drive our growth to the next level, and we are thrilled to welcome her to the team.”
Shuman brings 17 years of executive leadership in healthcare administration, healthcare information technology, healthcare leadership solutions, and healthcare education in companies ranging in revenue from $33M to $2B. As a tenured sales executive with nearly two decades of healthcare experience, she has acted as a trusted advisor to a vast array of organizations ranging from community hospitals to academic medical centers to large integrated delivery networks.
“I am very excited to join HealthcareSource at such an exciting time in the company’s growth,” said Shuman. “The company has done an impressive job expanding the client base to become the leading provider of talent management solutions for the healthcare industry. I look forward to continuing this momentum and capitalizing on the opportunities ahead.”
Before joining HealthcareSource, Shuman was a senior executive at Assessment Technologies Institute, a division of Ascend Learning, the nation’s premier provider of technology-based adaptive content solutions for nursing students. She also held leadership roles at B.E. Smith, the only executive leadership solutions firm focused exclusively on the healthcare industry, as well as executive roles at a CLIA-certified genetic sequencing lab and an ambulatory health monitoring services company. She previously held various sales and leadership positions at Cerner, a leading healthcare information technology company.
Katherine earned her Masters of Business Administration and Masters of Health Care Administration from Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia, and a Bachelor of Science in Commerce and Business Administration from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
With more than 3,000 healthcare clients, HealthcareSource is the leading provider of talent management solutions for the healthcare industry. The HealthcareSource Quality Talent SuiteSM helps healthcare organizations build a Patient-Centered WorkforceTM by selecting, aligning, continuously developing, and retaining highly-engaged people. The company’s cloud-based platform of software, content, services and analytics includes applicant tracking, reference checking, behavioral and skills-based competency assessments, compensation analysis, performance and learning management, eLearning courseware, education and advisory services. A private company focused exclusively on the healthcare industry, HealthcareSource consistently earns high marks for client satisfaction and retention. HealthcareSource has been regularly ranked as a leader by KLAS Research for Talent Management, in addition to recognition in Healthcare Informatics 100, Modern Healthcare’s “Healthcare’s Hottest,” Inc. 500|5000, Deloitte Technology Fast 500, and Becker’s “150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare” list. To learn more about HealthcareSource visit: www.healthcaresource.com.