HealthVantics Delivering the value and advantage of healthcare interoperability

About Us

HealthVantics, LLC is a leader in health information exchange (HIE) technology.

Our technical team includes HIE experts with extensive experience in the development and operation of complex HIE systems. This IT team developed these skills over 10 years as the technical brains of the Rochester RHIO, one of the most successful HIEs in the United States.  

HealthVantics is the sister corporation of the Rochester RHIO with the mission to support the RHIO by providing technical services and to also expand to offer this expertise to the regional healthcare sector. HealthVantics, LLC is a non-profit organization located in Rochester, NY. 

Board of Directors

Lawrence Becker is director of strategic partnerships, alliances and analytics for Xerox Corporation. Prior to joining Xerox, he served as vice president of human resources for Baltimore Bancorp. He also worked for Formica Corporation, Exxon Corporation and American Can. Becker is a member of the founding Board of Governors of the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), and serves NQF (National Quality Forum) as a member of the Board of Directors. Becker graduated from Cornell University’s Industrial and Labor Relations School. Becker resides in Pittsford, NY with his wife Linda. They have two children.

Jill Eisenstein joined the Rochester RHIO in 2006. Jill recently assumed the RHIO's executive director position during a nationwide search to replace the founding executive director. Her promotion ensures consistency and stability for the organization. Her background is in small business development and non-profit finance. Eisenstein graduated from the Rochester Institutre of Technology Graduate School of Business. Jill lives in Fairport, NY with her faithful dog, Guthrie. She has two grown daughters and two grandchildren.

Jake Flaitz, director of benefits at Paychex, is responsible for managing the company’s comprehensive benefits and employee programs. Prior to joining Paychex, he held senior positions at a large regional medical insurer and an international employee benefits consulting firm. He is a member of the Rochester Business Alliance’s Health Care Planning team and current chair of the Finger Lakes Health System Agency. 

Bryan Hetherington is the chief counsel of the Empire Justice Center, a not-for-profit law firm serving low-income clients throughout New York State. He is a past president of the Monroe County Bar Association and serves on the executive committee of the New York State Bar Association. He has chaired and served on the boards of a number of not-for-profit health, affordable housing and community organizations. He is also chair of the Rochester RHIO. He is a graduate of LaSalle College and the Cornell Law School.

Ramesh Sridharan is the Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Rochester RHIO and HealthVantics. He joined the organization in early 2014. Ramesh brings over 18 years of rich experience in Healthcare IT product development, consulting and the IT services industry. An entrepreneur at heart, he was part of developing cutting-edge, consumer-driven Healthcare IT products and services at his previous company. His areas of expertise include HIE standards, HL7 specifications, IT integrations, database architecture, and team building/mentoring. Ramesh lives in Rochester, NY with his Labrador Retriever, Rudie.