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It's an honor to be recognized, but I give the credit to our hardworking employees and the customers who have expressed their confidence in our mission and vision – Ashish Kachru, Altruista Chief Executive Officer
Nov 19, 2019

Altruista Health and CEO Ashish Kachru Honored by Northern Virginia Technology Council

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(Nov. 19, 2019, Reston, Va.) – Altruista Health, an innovative provider of care management technology solutions for health plans and provider organizations, today said Altruista Health and its Chief Executive Officer, Ashish Kachru, are being honored by the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) as leaders in driving technology innovation, implementing new solutions and leading growth in the greater Washington, D.C., area.

The company has been named to the 2019 NVTC Tech 100 list and Kachru is among 25 CEOs recognized for outstanding contributions to the field of technology.

“Altruista Health was founded to improve the health status of Americans and take unnecessary costs out of the healthcare system, and that is where our focus has been for 12 years,” Kachru said. “It’s an honor to be recognized, but I give the credit to our hardworking employees and the customers who have expressed their confidence in our mission and vision.”

Kachru and the company were chosen from more than 180 nominations for extraordinary achievements and excellence in the technology industry, according to NVTC, which is one of the largest technology councils in the nation. Altruista is headquartered in Reston, Virginia, in the Dulles Technology Corridor, once dubbed the “Silicon Valley of the East.” The competition for NVTC recognition in this environment is significant.         

"With a unique vision and dedication to industry innovation, Altruista Health stands out as a leader in the region and beyond," stated Bobbie Kilberg, President and CEO, Northern Virginia Technology Council. "We are excited to announce that Ashish Kachru is an NVTC honoree. His unique vision and dedication to industry innovation truly make him a stand-out leader."

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About Altruista Health
Altruista Health delivers care management and population health management solutions that support value-based and person-centered care models. Our GuidingCare® technology platform integrates care management, care coordination and quality improvement programs through a suite of sophisticated yet easy-to-use web applications. GuidingCare is the largest and most widely adopted platform of its kind in the United States. Founded in 2007 and headquartered in the Washington, D.C. area, Altruista Health has grown into a recognized industry leader, and was named twice as one of the Top Population Health Management Companies to Know by Becker’s Healthcare. Health plans and healthcare providers use GuidingCare to transform their processes, reduce avoidable expenses and improve patient health outcomes. For more information, visit www.altruistahealth.com.

About Northern Virginia Technology Council
The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) is the membership and trade association for the technology community in Northern Virginia. As one of the largest technology councils in the nation, NVTC serves about 1,000 companies from all sectors of the technology industry, as well as service providers, universities, foreign embassies, nonprofit organizations, and governmental agencies. Through its member companies, NVTC represents about 350,000 employees in the region. NVTC is recognized as the nation's leader in providing its technology community with networking and educational events; specialized services and benefits; public policy advocacy; branding of its region as a major global technology center; initiatives in targeted business sectors and in the international, entrepreneurship, workforce and education arenas; and the NVTC Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity that supports the NVTC Veterans Employment Initiative and other priorities within Virginia's technology community. Visit NVTC at 
www.nvtc.org