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Arthur Young


Arthur is a visionary healthcare information systems entrepreneur who has focused Interbit Data’s offerings on providing secure and reliable methods of connecting users with HCIS information. Prior to founding Medical Systems Solutions (the precursor to Interbit Data) in 1997, Arthur spent ten years with MEDITECH and three years at JJWild. Arthur holds a BA from Boston University and MSW and MBA degrees from Washington University.

Steve McDonald


Steve has a proven track record of growing high-performing teams and developing executive client relationships across the industry. His experience includes enterprise EMR sales and implementations and leading strategic consulting engagements with Academic Medical centers and IDNs. Previous executive leadership positions include posts at MEDITECH and Cerner (now Oracle) and consulting roles at Beacon Partners (now KPMG) and Impact Advisors. Steve graduated with a BS from Boston College and an MBA from the University of Texas, Austin.

Amy Heffernan

VP of Client Strategy

Amy has 30 Years of experience as a proven healthcare account and business executive. Her strengths are generating revenue growth, building trusted relationships, and achieving total client satisfaction. Previously she has worked for MEDITECH, TSI/Eclipsys, Summit Healthcare Services, and Philips Population Health division. Currently, in her role as a Vice President of Client Strategy, she works with Interbit Data’s existing client base to expand relationships while lending knowledge to best practices in downtime business continuity & cyber crises while strategizing to connect clinicians to patients.

Amy values feedback from our customers. Reach out to her at aheffernan@interbitdata.com.

Walter Waitt

Director of Sales and Marketing

Walter has a proven track record of Sales, Marketing and Business expertise.  His experience includes healthcare enterprise EMR/ERP sales and implementations across the continuum of care.  Previous positions include posts at MEDITECH, Infor(Lawson) and Healthland.  Walter graduated with a BS from Providence College

Alex Konstansky, MBA

Director of Implementation

Alex has 18+ years of experience in the medical information technology industry, Alex leads a team of application specialists that implement Interbit Data solutions.  His strengths are innovative problem solving, expert product knowledge, perspective taking, collaboration, and interpersonal communications.  Alex has a BS in microbiology from UMass Amherst and an MBA from Framingham State University

Brian Main

Chief Technology Officer

Brian leads the technical side of Interbit Data which includes development, implementation, support, and documentation. He plays an active role in developing software solutions for healthcare facilities. In addition, Brian focuses on features and upgrades that will enable healthcare providers to save time and secure data as they work with patient information and records. Brian spent three years with MEDITECH before starting at Interbit Data, more than 15 years ago.

Chris Hottinger

VP, National Accounts

Chris Hottinger is a Business Development and Marketing executive with more than 25 years’ experience in healthcare technology, building and leading successful client partnership. Chris has unique understanding of all stakeholders in the healthcare continuum, having successfully worked with Payers, Providers, Health Systems, State Agencies and Vendors.

Chris has recently been involved with innovative startups focused on cybersecurity, patient data management, and telemedicine.  In addition, he has developed and managed innovative and strategic analytic projects using AI/Machine Learning, and the Internet of Things to achieve clinical and business insights for strategic healthcare clients.  Chris has considerable expertise with large scale, technology enabling projects and consulting that supports client partner needs, from project management, interim leadership staffing to software implementations.

Chris has worked for notable companies such as Teradata, MediRevv, RGP, Computer Sciences Corporation, and Superior/ACS. He also serves as a member of several advisory boards and is active with HIMSS, HFMA and ACHE.

Advisory Board

Dr. Meera Kanhouwa
Amazon Health, VP Global Services
Dr. Angela Tiberio
Impact Advisors
Mr. DJ Skalksy

Featured resources

Beacon lighthouse
Blog Post
Introducing our rebrand & the Beacon platform

Twenty-five years ago, technology and the use of data in healthcare wasn’t at all what it is today. Most hospitals didn’t have the ability to embrace technology and use it to its full potential.

Webinar: Cybersecurity and Downtime Risk: How to Win Your Board’s Confidence

Cybercriminals are targeting hospitals and unleashing ransomware to extract payment and bring clinical and business operations to a halt.

case study
Case Study
Hospital switches to NetDelivery to solve report distribution and tech-support woes, saving money

Hospital switches to NetDelivery to solve report automation and tech-support woes, saving money

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