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T-System Welcomes Robert J. Bunker to Board of DirectorsEstablished Executive and Former Military Officer Brings Extensive Healthcare Government and Business Knowledge to Company's Group of Advisers (October 20, 2011)
DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 10/20/11 -- T-System, Inc., the industry leader in clinical workflow and documentation solutions for emergency medicine, today named Robert J. Bunker to its Board of Directors. The senior business executive and highly decorated, retired U.S. Air Force Medical Service Corps officer brings more than 30 years of commercial and military healthcare experience to T-System's Board of Directors.
Renowned as a "growth" CEO, since 1993 Bunker has held distinguished executive company and board leadership positions at Sterling Healthcare, Omniflight, Inc., The Medical Services Company Inc., Aperture Credentialing Inc. and Humana. Prior to working in the private sector, he spent 20 years as CEO and COO leading a variety of military hospitals and dental, ambulatory, surgery and occupational clinics. Bunker's broad career background encompasses managed care, practice management, pharmacy benefits management, workers compensation, hospital services, medical evacuation and specialty services. Today, Bunker serves as Chairman and CEO of The Medical Staffing Network, Inc., which provides supplemental healthcare staffing services to more than 7,000 hospitals, pharmacies, long-term care facilities, urgent care centers and other diverse healthcare entities nationwide.
"We are pleased to welcome Bob to T-System's Board of Directors," said Sunny Sanyal, T-System CEO. "Bob's proven commercial senior leadership experience combined with his in-depth familiarity running diverse government medical services will strengthen our network and open the door to new opportunities. He joins our board at an exciting time as the company looks toward new areas of growth to expand our leadership position in the market."
Bunker earned a bachelor of arts degree in public administration at Golden Gate University and a master of arts degree in business administration and human resources management from Pepperdine University. He will participate in T-System's next board meeting in San Francisco on Oct. 21.
Bunker joins fellow T-System's Board of Directors members: Ezra Perlman, partner, Francisco Partners; John Trzeciak, CEO at Quantros, Inc. and operating advisor at Francisco Partners; Sky Kurtz, vice president, Francisco Partners; Jack Kane, former CFO at IDX (now GE), current board of directors member at Athenahealth, GetWellNetwork and Merchants Bank; Woodrow Gandy, M.D., and Rob Langdon, M.D., T-System co-founders. The mission of T-System's Board of Directors is to foster the company's growth through innovation in emergency medicine and to help it make strategic business decisions that benefit T-System investors, employees and clients.
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T-System, Inc. sets the industry standard for clinical, business and IT solutions for emergency medicine, with approximately 40 percent of the nation's emergency departments using T-System solutions. To meet the individual needs of hospitals, T-System offers both paper and electronic systems. These tools help clinicians provide better patient care, while improving efficiency and the bottom line. Today, more than 1,700 emergency departments rely on T-System's gold-standard content and workflow solutions. For more information, visit www.tsystem.com. Follow us on Twitter (@TSystem), or become a T-System fan on Facebook.
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