Leading healthcare risk-adjustment technology firm deepens commitment to building a best-in-class organization with the strategic expansion of its executive leadership team.
Los Angeles, Calif., August 19, 2021 – Episource, one of the largest services and technology companies for risk adjustment and quality, today announces that Evelyn Acosta Behrendt will join the organization as Chief People Officer (CPO). In this new role, Acosta Behrendt will lead aspects of Episource’s global human resources organization, including workforce planning and talent development and acquisition to build a strong pipeline for future hiring needs, as well as learning and development, operations, and compliance.
Acosta Behrendt brings over 20 years of experience in global human resources working in senior roles with enterprise and consumer software companies from startups to enterprise level. Most recently, she led human resources for ForgeRock, a global digital identity leader. Prior to that, she served as the Senior Director of HR at Symantec Corporation, now Broadcom Inc., a global technology leader in cybersecurity solutions.
“A company’s organizational health is contingent upon the well-being and development of its people,” said Episource Co-CEO, Sishir Reddy. “Hiring a Chief People Officer is a direct reflection of Episource’s investment in our culture, values, and workforce. With her experience across all facets of global HR strategy, Evelyn is the right leader to oversee our workforce as we expand our footprint as a leading end-to-end risk adjustment technology platform.”
“I am thrilled to join the Episource team,” said Evelyn Acosta Behrendt, incoming Chief People Officer, Episource. “Healthcare is at a pivotal moment in its evolution towards value-based care. With the combination of technological advances and regulatory changes, the industry is ripe for innovation—and Episource is well positioned to drive change within the industry. I am excited to bring my background in software and technology to such a strong, global platform as Episource.
Episource continues to experience rapid growth, adding more than 1,600 new employees globally in the first half of 2021. The company currently has more than 3,500 employees across the globe, with further plans to expand as it continues to launch new products and services into the market.
Episource reinvents risk adjustment program management across healthcare organizations with an integrated platform. We empower the most recognizable names in healthcare with end-to-end risk adjustment solutions. From risk adjustment analytics, retrospective chart reviews, in-home assessments, encounter submissions and quality reporting, Episource simplifies healthcare with elegance and innovation.