CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa., Oct. 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ – Annexus Health, Inc., the leading healthcare technology company that is revolutionizing the patient access journey through its innovative solutions, today announced that Chris Skiffington has joined its leadership team in the newly added role of Chief Commercial Officer.
Chris joins Annexus Health with over 20 years of extensive experience building and leading high-performing commercial teams at top global brands and leading healthcare technology companies, including Oracle, IBM, GE HealthCare, and nThrive Revenue Cycle. As Chief Commercial Officer, he will lead the company’s commercial team, which comprises Life Science and Healthcare Provider Sales, Customer Success, and Marketing.
“I am confident that Chris’s deep industry knowledge and innovative thinking will be instrumental in propelling Annexus Health to new heights in the market,” said Annexus Health’s Co-Founder and CEO, Joe Baffone. “His arrival marks an exciting chapter in our company’s journey, and his commercialization experience and commitment to excellence, innovation, and teamwork will help us evolve and adapt in an ever-changing healthcare landscape.”
Chris comes to Annexus Health to build upon the company’s already robust impact on the market, as well as on patients and their families, including:
- Nearly $4 billion in patient financial assistance awards secured through the company’s AssistPoint® platform since 2018
- More than 100 healthcare provider organizations across over 3,000 sites of care nationwide within community practices, healthcare institutions, hospitals, infusion centers, and specialty pharmacies using AssistPoint to proactively identify and manage financial assistance and other access services for eligible patients
- 17 life science companies (and several more in the pipeline) that have chosen to integrate their patient support programs with AssistPoint via AP Connect® to make it easier for patients to access much-needed financial assistance
“I am very excited to be part of the team at Annexus Health,” said Chris. “I have a passion for making a difference in health care and, at Annexus Health, we are on a mission to help all patients afford and access the care they need. No one should go bankrupt due to medical costs or have to delay treatment for financial reasons. I look forward to helping Annexus Health make those situations history!”
About Annexus Health
Annexus Health is the leading healthcare technology company that is revolutionizing the patient access journey by delivering innovative solutions, including tech-enabled services, that reduce financial and administrative burdens to improve access, speed, and adherence to critical care.