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De-ID Data Corp is the leading provider of commercial technology for patient privacy issues including HIPAA- compliant de-identification of text in medical records and reports, for use with data mining, clinical research, and clinical trial recruitment. De-ID™ provides accurate, automated solutions to meet patient privacy standards while achieving the highest level of data access and integrity.
Our proprietary software, De-ID™, developed at the University of Pittsburgh, integrates easily into data management systems to provide cost-effective and rapid de-identification of patient information in all forms of data, including discharge summaries, pathology, radiology and surgical reports, history and physical narrative and unstructured text in clinical information systems.
Founder and Chairman
Dan Wasserstrom is an executive with over twenty years of proven success in sales management, business development, operations, M&A and strategic alliances. Dan is an astute business strategist with a track record in startups, turnarounds and rapid growth; an innovative, hands-on manager who delivers growth through relationship management and contract negotiations; and a results-driven leader at award-winning sales performance and relationship building. Dan has a unique ability to provide organizational results through understanding customer needs while commanding respect and commitment from business associates.
Dan's entrepreneurial acumen and spirit has been the fuel for many accomplishments which include starting up NA operations for Language and Computing, a Belgium software company; building a new home health care division for Integrated Health Services; creating an online health community concept which he sold to VerticalNet; and founding DE-ID Data Corp LLC.
Dan has devoted his career commercializing new technologies, delivery channels, and analytical techniques to EMR, Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, and Transcription companies to help measure outcomes, determine best practices and facilitate clinical research. Dan founded DE-ID Data Corp, LLC in 2004 which has become the foremost technology used for the De-identification of clinical text. Currently he serves as the Chairman of the Board.
Dan has become an industry thought leader by successfully bringing scientific, technology-based approaches to solving the toughest data processing challenges facing healthcare today.
Steven Merahn, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Steven Merahn, MD, is the Chief Medical Officer responsible for use case strategies, clinical strategies, professional relations, business development, clinical affairs and health policy programs for DE-ID Data Corp. LLC.
Dr. Merahn has started several technology companies in the healthcare space including Clinical Decision Sciences (CDS), a Philadelphia-based healthcare product design and market development consultancy, where he worked with IBM Business Consulting Services on their healthcare IT services practice, as well as with other companies working on the development and adoption of IT products in hospitals and other healthcare organizations.
Dr Merahn's background in healthcare includes, Vice President of Clinical Technology Products for Elsevier, CEO of UK-based Physicians Decisions Ltd, and over 10 years of experience in healthcare marketing communications. He served as a senior executive for some of the world's largest marketing communications companies, including the Young & Rubicam, Omnicom and Interpublic families of companies.
A board-certified pediatrician, Dr. Merahn is a graduate of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. After completing his residency at Einstein/Montefiore Medical Center in New York, Dr. Merahn spent seven years as a senior policy and program development specialist with the New York City Department of Health.
For more information about how De-ID™ can help help your organization be HIPAA compliance, support access and analytics on unstructured patient level data or generate new data-related revenue opportuntities , please contact us by email at:
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Dan Wasserstrom, Founder and Chairman
Steven Merahn, MD, Chief Medical Officer
De-ID Data Corp, LLC
374 Worthington Mill Road
Richboro, PA 18954