Milwaukee, Wisconsin, March 12, 2015 – Virtual Care Provider, Inc. (VCPI) recently announced a new client support program titled CARE – Commit. Advocate. Respond. Empower. In support of this initiative, VCPI has restructured the Executive Leadership team to drive the principles of the new CARE program and lead VCPI and clients toward their respective goals and objectives. Effective immediately, the following leaders have been identified, as well as their roles and responsibilities:
Dan Weise, Chief Executive Officer – Weise has been at VCPI since 2001. As Controller, he was responsible for financial planning and integrity of the company financial data, as well as reporting to VCPI shareholders. Promoted to Executive Director in May 2013, Weise strategically led VCPI in crafting solutions that best fit the clients’ operational and financial requirements. As CEO, Weise will be responsible for all day-to-day management decisions, implementing VCPI’s long- and short-term plans.
Nickolo Villanueva, Chief Operating Officer – As the COO, Villanueva reports to the CEO and is responsible for the vision and management of all internal operational activities of VCPI in accordance with established policies, goals, and objectives. The following areas will be directly reporting to Villanueva: IT Operations, Service Desk, System Engineering, Network Engineering and Identity Access Management. He joined VCPI in 2011 as a Software Development Manager, was promoted to Director of Engineering in 2012 and has been responsible for the overall engineering and technology infrastructure VCPI provides to its clients. Villanueva reports to the CEO.
Dave Bartlett, Chief Financial Officer – In 2015, Bartlett was promoted to CFO, where he has responsibility for all aspects of the company’s financial management. Specifically, Bartlett oversees the company’s accounting operations from client billing to financial forecasting. He is involved in approving pricing and negotiating contracts with our clients and vendors to ensure there is a balance between driving the company’s profitability and maximizing our clients’ return on their investment with VCPI. Bartlett has been with VCPI for nearly twelve years. Bartlett reports to the CEO.
Eric Graham, Chief Technology Officer – Graham joined VCPI in 2006 as a Systems Engineer and was quickly moved into a Team Lead position. In 2012, Graham was promoted to VCPI’s Manager, Enterprise Systems and Architecture Team. In his role as CTO, Graham will be responsible for Client Services, as well as establishing VCPI’s technical vision and leading all aspects of the company’s technological development. Teams reporting to Graham include Endpoint and Field Management, Professional/Consulting Services and Project Management. He reports to the COO.
In addition to the new leadership team, Account Managers will be transitioning to a new role with the new title of Consulting CIO. They will be responsible for managing and leading a dedicated, client-specific CARE team of VCPI professionals accountable for overall client satisfaction. This team will proactively support their assigned clients from pre-sales through on-going support and account management.
“This restructuring is designed to enhance communication, further transparency around our client partnership, and deliver more timely insight on the operational impact of technology within long-term and post-acute care organizations,” said Dan Weise, Chief Executive Officer.
Headquartered in Milwaukee, WI, VCPI’s customized IT solutions solve business challenges inherent in the long-term and post-acute health care (LTPAC) industry and enable clients to focus on taking care of patients and residents. Our nationwide client base relies on VCPI (Virtual Care Provider℠) experts to deliver innovative and LTPAC-exclusive solutions.