Sequoia Named New Partner
Health Catalyst, the leader in healthcare data warehousing, today announced a series of important events since September 2011 to continue driving the company’s substantial growth and industry leadership.
On September 23, 2011, Health Catalyst announced the selection of Sequoia Capital as its investment partner. The funds from Sequoia Capital’s investment in Health Catalyst will be used to accelerate Health Catalyst’s aggressive growth strategy by making its clinical data warehouse more widely available and developing additional software to expand care improvement for health systems. Michael Dixon, Partner at Sequoia Capital, will join Health Catalyst’s Board of Directors. “Health Catalyst’s data warehousing solutions allow clinicians to harness the right data in order to simultaneously improve care and reduce cost,” said Dixon. “We’re excited to participate in this much-needed positive transformation in US healthcare.”
Headquartered in Salt Lake City and founded in 2008, Health Catalyst is a Sequoia-backed company providing industry leading healthcare data warehousing software, as well as clinical implementation and process improvement services to help healthcare organizations fundamentally improve patient outcomes and reduce costs. Clients include Allina Hospitals and Clinics, MultiCare Health Systems, North Memorial Health Care, Stanford Health Care, and Texas Children’s Hospital.
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