Eleos Health, the first company to provide Care Intelligence Solution for Behavioral Health, announced today that Dr. Dennis Morrison and Mr. Niall Brennan have joined the company’s board of advisors.
With a wealth of knowledge in behavioral health, clinical workflow integration, healthcare economics and clinical data, the new advisors were chosen to help Eleos capitalize on the rapidly emerging opportunity of leveraging therapy-specific Natural Language Processing to empower clinicians’ workflows and allow them to provide personalized behavioral health at scale.
Dr. Dennis Morrison brings over 30 years of experience in behavioral health. He served as the Chief Clinical Officer for Netsmart Technologies, the largest US provider of electronic health records from 2012 through 2017. Previous to that, he served as CEO of Centerstone Research Institute (CRI), the research arm of the $120M multistate provider organization (Centerstone) serving 70,000 consumers per year. He is a prolific author, frequent presenter, and co-inventor on a patent for a behavioral healthcare outcomes software product.
Mr. Niall Brennan is the former Chief Data Officer at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the current President and CEO of the Health Care Cost Institute. He is a nationally recognized expert in health care policy, the use of health care data to enable and accelerate health system change, and data transparency. He has published widely in leading academic journals, including the Journal of the American Medical Association, the New England Journal of Medicine and Health Affairs.
“Dr. Morrison and Mr. Brennan’s unique and extraordinary knowledge will help drive our mission to provide personalized behavioral health care to all in need. Their experience will support our work within the Medicaid and Medicare population, and help us to ensure that we are seamlessly integrated into clinicians’ workflows. That way, we can empower clinicians to focus on what they do best – care for their clients.” – Alon Joffe, CEO of Eleos Health
Dr. Morrison and Mr. Brennan will join Prof. David Clark, the founder of the largest behavioral health program in the world (the IAPT program, NHS England), Prof. Steven Hollon, a world-renowned expert for evidence-based treatment, Dr. Abigail Hirsch, former Chief Clinical Officer at myStrength, Dr. Simon Rego, Chief Psychologist at Montefiore Health System, Mr. Paul Greenberg, leading healthcare economics expert on the cost of depression, Dr. Anupam Jena, Professor of Health Care Policy and Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Mr. David Berkowicz, Chief Technology Officer at PatientPing.