San Mateo, Calif., Nov 20, 2019 -- (BUSINESSWIRE) -- WithMe Health, the Personalized Medication Guidance company, has welcomed four new executives to its team: Helen Sherman as Chief Pharmacy Officer; Smita Nair as Chief Product Officer; Tom Smith as General Counsel and Head of Compliance; and Dickon Waterfield as Chief Commercial Officer.
The appointments reflect the rapid growth of WithMe Health, which was founded in 2018 and announced $20 million in funding from Oak HC/FT. The company’s platform is a modern, full replacement to pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) that aligns incentives across the value chain, enabling WithMe Health to focus on people, outcomes and the total cost of care.
“We are excited about adding further expertise to the WithMe Health leadership team during this accelerated period of growth and look forward to building upon the accomplishments we’ve made since inception,” said Joe Murad, WithMe Health CEO. “We feel very fortunate to be able to attract such great talent who understand our mission to provide the first-ever Personalized Medication Guidance platform. Helen, Smita, Tom and Dickon all bring a proven track record of success and will play critical roles as we solve one of healthcare’s most challenging problems.”
WithMe Health was designed to address employers’ frustrations around the misalignment of incentives along the value chain, the lack of discernible value and ever-rising costs. WithMe achieves this by providing a member experience personalized on a clinical, financial and interaction level that is supported by a 24/7 medication guidance team. This gives employers and their employees a significantly better experience while improving health outcomes and reducing the total cost of care.
WithMe Health’s new executives bring decades of experience in care delivery and tech-enabled healthcare services, further deepening the diverse expertise of the company’s leadership:
About WithMe Health
WithMe Health’s Personalized Medication Guidance platform is a modern, full replacement for pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) with a simple business model that aligns incentives across the industry to focus on people, outcomes and the total cost of care. WithMe Health combines state-of-the-art technology, sophisticated clinical protocols and pharmacist guides to give plan sponsors and their members an unparalleled pharmacy benefits experience, personalized to each member, while improving health outcomes and reducing unnecessary costs.
The company is led by a proven group of entrepreneurs and operators steeped in tech-enabled healthcare delivery, managed care and pharmacy benefit management. Founded in 2018, the company is headquartered in San Mateo, California and has received $20M in funding from venture growth equity firm Oak HC/FT.
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