Leadership

David A. Thompson, MD, FACEP
David A. Thompson, MD, FACEP
Founder and CEO

David Thompson, MD, FACEP is founder and CEO of Health Navigator, LLC. He is the principal architect of the Health Navigator clinical vocabulary, natural language processing engine, and decision-support tools.  Dr. Thompson has over 20 years of experience working in telehealth and clinical informatics. He has developed a comprehensive set of telephone triage protocols for adult and women’s health that are used in medical call centers and doctors’ offices in the United States, Canada, and internationally. These telephone triage protocols are available in electronic health records and triage software. He has authored or led clinical content development used in artificial intelligence, symptom checker, health bot, consumer engagement, and telemedicine applications. More.

Jeffrey Schwartz, MD, FACEP
Jeffrey Schwartz, MD, FACEP
President

Jeffrey Schwartz, MD, FACEP is president of Health Navigator. His extensive clinical, management and patient-care insights help guide the development of the Health Navigator platform. Dr. Schwartz previously served as chief medical officer for Schumacher Clinical Partner and ECI Healthcare Partners, two of the largest physician management companies in the nation. Prior to Health Navigator, he was a consultant for Kurzweil Applied Intelligence, creator of multiple artificial intelligence and speech recognition technologies and co-founder of Treatment Scores, software designed to quantify the efficacy behind medical treatments using evidence-based medicine. More.

Patty Maynard, MBA
Patty Maynard, MBA
SVP Business Development and Customer Experience

As Senior Vice President of Business Development, Patty Maynard is responsible for overseeing all sales and marketing activities and client relationships. With 25 years of experience in health care software management and client relations, Patty brings a unique perspective and insight to managing customer satisfaction and retention for Health Navigator. Prior to Health Navigator, Patty worked as director of support and account management and was a solution line leader at RelayHealth, a division of McKesson. More.