PharmaKPO Executive Elected to HIMOAP Board

Manila, Philippines, December 3, 2013 – ADEC Group President and Chief Executive Officer James M. Donovan was elected to the Board of Trustees of the Healthcare Information Management Outsourcing Association of the Philippines (HIMOAP) yesterday, December 2, 2013.

The top executive of ADEC Group, a leading provider of business and knowledge process outsourcing solutions, was voted as one of HIMOAP’s trustees along with other leaders of the Health Information Management (HIM) industry.

The HIMOAP Board of Trustees is made up of 9 representatives from member companies elected by the body’s members. Seven of the slots are reserved for representatives of HIM providers while the other two are for officials of HIM training institutions.

In his letter to the members, Mr. Donovan said that ADEC Group is the only Philippine-based BPO firm to have expanded worldwide: “ADEC Group has grown into a global enterprise with over 5,500 professionals located across Australia, North America, Africa and Asia. To date, it is the only domestic BPO company that has grown organically from the Philippines as a BPO brand.”

PharmaKPO, a member of ADEC Group and a member of HIMOAP, was established in 2011 as a joint venture with global pharmaceutical leader Zuellig Pharma. PharmaKPO’s healthcare solutions services and ADEC Group’s BPO capabilities puts Mr. Donovan in a position to share valuable expertise towards achieving the HIMOAP’s objectives.

Prior to his election to the HIMOAP Board, Mr. Donovan served as a panelist in the 4th Healthcare Information Management Outsourcing Services Congress (HIMOSC).

In the HIMOAP-sponsored Congress, Mr. Donovan discussed important topics from the sector’s role in the local and global economy, and how to make the HIM industry more attractive to foreign investors. He stressed that aspiring and current industry players should have the capability to handle Big Data to remain competitive in the future of healthcare outsourcing.

PharmaKPO partners with industry leaders like Zuellig Pharma to offer a wide array of services focused on the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. From data and document management spanning various functions across your business, to specific solutions including patient chart scanning and medical records sorting and indexing, PharmaKPO has unique domain expertise to help you develop the solutions that will drive the highest value for your organization in a highly competitive industry.

PharmaKPO is a member of ADEC Group, a global provider of onshore managed services and offshore outsourcing solutions for governments and businesses worldwide.

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