September 6, 2011, Malibu, CA---Physician Nexus, (www.PhysicianNexus.com ) based in Silicon Valley, is the fastest growing social network dedicated exclusively to physicians.This global communications platform was developed with a vision to transform the field of medicine, allowing physicians to connect with each other in ways that were not possible before.
Physician networking, consultations, referrals, career planning, and other vital and powerful physician-specific features are now at your fingertips with Physician Nexus. It also serves as uniquely user-friendly platform for Tele-Medical and Medical Tourism application.Physician Nexus appoints Prof. Victor S. Dorodny M.D., N.D., Ph.D., M.P.H. (www.DrDorodny.com), a specialist with over 30 years of clinical and executive experience, as well as a Doctorate in Health Information Technologies (HIT) and over 17 years of hands-on HIT/Telemedicine experience, to its esteemed Advisory Board.
Prof. Dorodny is the former Chief Medical Officer and Global Practice Leader for US-TeleMedicine Company and currently serves as the President & CEO of TeleMed Partners --global Health, Information, and Technology Integrators. (www.TeleMedPartners.com)Professor V.S. Dorodny enjoys international recognition for advancing electronic health record technologies (EHR, EMR, PHR), and promoting confidentiality and security of health information.
He has served as Advisory Board Member of: The Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems (AMDIS); National Association of Managed Care Physicians (NAMCP) and The IPA Association of America (TIPAA).He was one of the creators of the current Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).
He conceived, designed, and led development of Knowledge–based Health Information Systems (KbHIS©) operational databases for healthcare organizations. He served as consultant to the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations; Technical Advisor to the United States Department of Justice and the FBI.Prof. Dorodny originated the revolutionary concept of health and pharmaceutical care value (HCV©) that continues to shape emerging health systems. He consults for: the Institute for Alternative he , National Association of Consulting Pharmacists, the Joint Commission for Accreditation of Hospital Organizations (JCAHO), the National Pharmaceutical Council, and the FDA.
Prof. Dorodny is an accomplished Healthcare/HIT Physician-Executive and has successfully introduced his concepts into the marketplace as the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of Clark Information Services, Inc., a software, applications and data warehousing company for pharmaceutical industry and other health care organizations; as the Executive VP & Chief Medical Information Officer of Superior Consultant Company, Inc., an integrated health care, pharmaceutical industry and information technology management company; as the Executive VP of Business Development for ICN, Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Eastern Europe.Prof. Dorodny is Board Certified by the American Academy of Pain Management, Diplomate and Distinguished Fellow of the American College of Ethical Physicians, Associate in Medicine of the American College of Legal Medicine (ACLM), Diplomate and Distinguished Fellow of the American College of Hospital Physicians, graduate of USC Executive Management Institute in Health Care, and Registered Arbitrator.
Prof. Dorodny made significant contributions on diverse topics in major mass media publications, peer review journals and trade publications. He authored monographs and books. Among his editorial board appointments: Managed Healthcare, US Pharmacist, ADVANCE for Health Information Executives. As Reuters Healthcare Expert he often presents at national and international conferences, and guests on national TV and radio.