Join Morvareed Salehpour, managing attorney of Salehpour Legal as she chats with Pamela Bowen, co-founder and COO of Eminence MSO. They will discuss recent trends in the medtech and health tech spaces and what to expect in terms of the intersection of technology and the healthcare industry moving forward.
Pamela Bowen has more than 20 years of experience leading technology innovation in high growth business environments. Pamela’s expertise spans the retail, health care, transportation, and financial services industries, with emphasis on operational transformation and systems interoperability within health care. She has previously served as chief information officer for Best Buy Corporation and Crescent Health Care (a home infusion therapy company acquired by Walgreens), and has been nationally recognized for her accomplishments in health care innovation through cloud services. Pamela is regularly called upon to assist with large scale contract negotiations, having successfully created partnerships with companies such as IBM, Epic, McKesson, Cerner, Kaiser, United Health Care, Los Angeles County, Inland Empire Health Plan, Kaiser Permanente, and Heritage Provider Network. Pamela has directly managed the implementation of operational and strategic programs with budgets ranging from $5 million to $50 million and teams of 15 to 400. She has directed end to end systems replacement efforts within a 24/7 patient care environment, and she has negotiated systems compliance with over 2,000 independent physicians and over 4,000 hospital based clinical team members. In addition to the above referenced experiences, Pamela has held senior leadership roles within hospital and health care systems and has served as HIPAA Compliance Officer for two organizations. She remains an expert in HIPAA and security compliance and regularly assists clients with adherence to HIPAA and other security related agreements and processes. Pamela currently serves as an adviser to growth companies in the disciplines of cloud technology, business and technology strategy, operations management, program management, and executive leadership.
Morvareed Z. Salehpour is a managing attorney of Salehpour Legal Consulting, a law firm specializing in assisting startups and businesses in negotiating and best structuring their contracts and tech transactions, and counseling them on issues involved with product and product feature launches, intellectual property licensing and protection, open source issues, and data and privacy rights. She has represented clients across the nation ranging from entrepreneurs and small businesses to Fortune 500 companies and works in a variety of industries, including technology (such as health tech and medtech) and media and entertainment, among others. Ms. Salehpour is a graduate of UCLA and the UCLA School of Law. Morvareed is also president of the Santa Monica Bar Association, board member and career chair for the UCLA Alumni Westside Bruins Network, board member and co-event chair of UCLA Law Women LEAD, and a regular speaker and writer on tech and business law issues.
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