ITASCA, IL (October 1, 2015) – LaunchPoint, a provider of cloud-based solutions, software, and services for healthcare organizations, announces plans to hire 120 new employees before year- end to accommodate a growing client base. The firm, along with divisions Discovery Health Partners and Ajilitee, has doubled its office space by an additional 15,173 square feet at its Itasca, Illinois, headquarters and plans to add additional space again in January 2016 to accommodate the 73 percent increase in employee headcount. The company is expanding product development and its payment integrity suite of solutions and software after an influx of $22.5MM in venture capital funding from Carrick Capital Partners.
“This phase of escalating growth is a sure sign that our clients in healthcare organizations are looking for enterprise-wide solutions to help them manage payment integrity more nimbly, reduce costs and waste in their claims payment processes, and derive insights from their data,” stated Terrence Ryan, LaunchPoint CEO. “Building smart, competent teams and ramping them up quickly with a common goal of delivering the best possible results for our clients is one of my favorite challenges as an entrepreneur.”
New positions available include jobs across the organization: Business and Call Center Operations; Business/Data and IT Services; Product Development and Strategy; Legal; Sales and Marketing; HR/Recruiting; Office Administration; and Finance/Accounting. A complete list of openings is available here.
LaunchPoint’s current clients represent 45 healthcare organizations, including three of the top-five largest health plans and four Blue Cross Blue Shield plans. Year-to-date, LaunchPoint has added 15 new client relationships, including one of the largest health insurers in the U.S., and expanded multiple existing client agreements. Discovery Health Partners, LaunchPoint’s largest division, has 14 million lives under management and was recently named a Top 100 finalist in the Chicago Innovation Awards.
LaunchPoint operates businesses that provide cloud-based solutions, software, and services for healthcare organizations. Its two divisions are Discovery Health Partners, a provider of payment integrity software and solutions for healthcare payers, and Ajilitee, a healthcare information and analytics consulting business. LaunchPoint has been named two years in a row to the Inc. 5000 list, recognized as one of the country’s fastest growing companies. In 2014, LaunchPoint was named the 100th fastest-growing company on the 2014 Inc. 500 list and #14 in Healthcare. More information is available at www.launchpointcorporation.com, www.ajilitee.com and www.discoveryhealthpartners.com.
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