Intelligent InSites Promotes Derrick Olson as Senior Vice President of Engineering
Fargo, ND – June 13, 2018 – Intelligent InSites, the leading provider of operational intelligence for healthcare, announces the promotion of Derrick Olson as Senior Vice President of Engineering.
As Senior Vice President of Engineering, Derrick will serve on InSites’ executive leadership team, guiding the company’s technology strategy and articulating the value of its open, scalable architecture across the healthcare IT community. Derrick will lead the InSites R&D strategies and oversee the engineering teams. Derrick joined Intelligent InSites in 2012 and was most recently the Director of Engineering. Prior to InSites, he held technology positions at both Microsoft and Echelon in Fargo, ND.
“Derrick is a highly respected leader in our industry and as a team coach at InSites. He possesses deep technological expertise and the industry knowledge to lead our engineering teams as they deliver a best in class enterprise-grade RTLS and operational intelligence platform,” said Shane Waslaski, President and CEO of Intelligent InSites. “His experience architecting and delivering high-reliability integrations and leveraging sophisticated IoT solutions and business intelligence have been cornerstones of his success at InSites. I am thrilled Derrick will be leading our engineering team and positioning InSites’ to continually advance our product strategy and our company’s future.”
“Intelligent InSites’ vision is to transform the healthcare experience – a vision I am dedicated to fulfilling as both a practitioner of technology and a consumer of healthcare. We are just scratching the surface of the transformative value we can provide to healthcare organizations through automated healthcare operations, change management, and data and analytics,” said Derrick Olson. “Additionally, InSites has an excellent culture that seeks to recruit and retain individuals who possess our core values of accountability, courage, tenacity, curiosity and collaboration. I am very humbled and excited for the opportunity to lead the engineering organization and look forward to continuing to build and retain effective teams, drive our product roadmap and grow our partnerships.”
Derrick is originally from Austin, MN and Minot, ND, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from North Dakota State University. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife, two girls and two dogs, and volunteers with Higher Power Automotive Ministries in Moorhead, MN, where he works alongside other volunteers diagnosing and repairing cars for those in need.
About Intelligent InSites
Intelligent InSites improves healthcare operational efficiency, patient flow and asset utilization with its advisory services and location-based software solutions. InSites automatically captures location data from RTLS, RFID and other locating technologies and integrates it with other health IT systems, such as EHR, CMMS and ERP. Intelligence is delivered to mobile devices, team view boards, and laptop or desktop computers to inform in-the-moment decisions, automate workflows and enhance care team communications. Advanced reporting together with InSites’ process design and change management services drives measurable improvements like decreased cycle time and wait time, increased access and satisfaction and improved operating margins across clinics, acute care facilities and healthcare delivery networks.
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