[Houston, Texas – June 14, 2013] Dana Sellers, co-founder and CEO of Encore Health Resources, a top provider of health information technology consulting services and solutions, has been named 2013 Gulf Coast Area Entrepreneur of the Year® in Health Care by Ernst & Young LLP. The award was presented to Ms. Sellers at a special gala event held on June 13, 2013, at the Hilton America’s Houston Hotel. Ms. Sellers and regional award winners in other categories will go on to compete at the national level.
Said Ms. Sellers, “I am extraordinarily pleased to have been selected by Ernst & Young for this honor. My fellow nominees represent the best and brightest in the healthcare industry, and the dedicated, creative team at Encore has made our company what it is today. On their behalf, I thank Ernst & Young for this recognition.”
Among other recent accolades, Ms. Sellers was named Distinguished Engineering Alumna by the Cockrell School of Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin. Under her leadership, Encore has been named one of Modern Healthcare’s “Best Places to Work in Healthcare” three years in a row.
About Encore Health Resources
Founded by healthcare veterans Ivo Nelson and Dana Sellers, Encore provides information technology consulting services and solutions to assist healthcare organizations with a wide range of strategy, advisory, implementation, process-redesign, and optimization activities. Encore focuses on capturing data and establishing the analytical capabilities to meet the evolving information and reporting needs for health care providers to improve and document clinical and operational performance.