Leadership Team

Mark McKinney headshot in color

Mark McKinney, MBA

Chief Executive Officer

Paul F. Macielak headshot in black and white

Paul F. Macielak, Esq.

President Emeritus,
The New York Health Plan Association

Health Plan Representative

Chair

Wouter Reitsema headshot in black and white

Wouter Reitsema, MD

Vice President of Population Health & Information Services, The University of Vermont Health Network—Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital

Hospital Representative

Vice Chair

David M. Kile headshot in black and white

David M. Kile, RPh, MS

Executive Director of Continuing Education and Professional Development, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Government & Education Representative

Treasurer

David Shippee headshot in black and white

David Shippee

Chief Executive Officer,
Whitney M. Young, Jr. Health Services

Physician Practice Representative

Secretary

Julie Bazzell headshot in black and white

Julie Bazzell

Chief Operating Officer,
Hometown Health Centers

Physician Practice Representative

Brian O'Grady headshot in black and white

Brian O'Grady

Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer,
CDPHP

Health Plan Representative

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Scott Cohen, MD

Chief Medical Information Officer,
Bassett Healthcare Network

Hospital Representative

William Duax headshot in black and white

William Duax

Vice President of Information Services,
Albany Medical Center

Hospital Representative

Chuck Fennell headshot in black and white

Chuck Fennell

Regional Chief Information Officer,
St. Peter’s Health Partners

Hospital Representative

Barbara Hess headshot in black and white

Barbara Hess

Chief Administrative Officer,
SEFCU

Employer Representative

James Hopsicker headshot in black and white

James Hopsicker, RPh

Vice President Pharmacy,
MVP Health Care

Health Plan Representative

Tom Schenck headshot in black and white

Thomas Schenk, MD

Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer,
HealthNow

Hospital Representative

Tucker Slingerland headshot in black and white

Tucker Slingerland, MD

Chief Executive Officer,
Hudson Headwaters Health Network

Physician Practice Representative

Louis S. Snitkoff headshot in black and white

Louis S. Snitkoff, MD, FACP

Chief Medical Officer,
Community Care Physicians

Physician Practice Representative

Charles Welge headshot in black and white

Charles Welge

Director, Public Health Planning and Education at Albany County Department of Health

Public Health Representative

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Open Seat

Consumer Representative

Insights & News

Hixny CEO Sits With Channel 13

November 1, 2018

Health reporter, Benita Zahn of WNYT NewsChannel 13 caught up with CEO Mark McKinney on the future of healthcare, cybersecurity defenses and how Hixny […]

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What Are Wearables Doing for Healthcare?

February 6, 2019

When Apple announced last summer that the latest version of the Watch allows people to take their own electrocardiograms (EKGs) […]

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Hixny Announces Connections of Six New Providers in January

February 13, 2019

– Provider organizations represent a wide variety of services and specialties. – ALBANY, N.Y. – Hixny connected six new healthcare […]

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