JAMES H. HUTCHINSON, A Senior Consultant with NMG has over 25 years of senior-level experience within the clinical and anatomic reference laboratory industry. He is an experienced, hands on senior laboratory executive with proven operational and project management skills. Mr. Hutchinson has extensive laboratory information technology development and management experience.
Most recently Mr. Hutchinson served as the Northeast Regional Manager for Sonic Healthcare USA., an international healthcare company where he was responsible for the highly profitable New Jersey operations.
As founder of Lifepoint Informatics in Midland Park, NJ, 1999, Mr. Hutchinson successfully designed, implemented and managed a feature-rich set of Internet-based solutions to deliver, present and archive laboratory test results and to place online laboratory test orders for clinical laboratories to physicians and to healthcare providers. Lifepoint Informatics is now one of the leading middleware providers in the laboratory industry.
In 2003 Mr. Hutchinson founded American Clinical Services where he led the design and implementation of the laboratory and led all financial and operational duties. American Clinical Services was successfully sold in 2008 for over 12 x EBITDA.
Mr. Hutchinson has held positions such as Senior IT Consultant at Quest Diagnostics and CIO at Clinical Diagnostics Services in Englewood, New Jersey. As a Consultant to Quest Diagnostics he spearheaded corporate integration of all information technology and other corporate functions. As Chief Information Officer for over a decade at Clinical Diagnostics Services, some of Mr. Hutchinson’s accomplishments include:
- Assisted in generating company growth from 50 to 600 personnel, and $5 million to $90 million of annual revenue.
- He was directly responsible for decision making concerning the unit’s budget, interagency agreements, contracts and major expenditures.
- Directed, planned, managed and oversaw all activities for computer, telecommunications, and programming staff, including both production and billing sides through subordinate managers
Mr. Hutchinson obtained his Bachelors in Science in Computer Science Engineering from Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana in 1998. He resides with his wife and family in Upper Saddle River, NJ.