Jay Lechtman

Sr. Director, Strategy & Innovation, Healthcare, Riskonnect

Jay Lechtman provides strategic domain, product, marketing and sales support for Riskonnect’s growing healthcare solutions. Before Riskonnect, Jay was vice president of market development for Quantros, responsible for developing new market opportunities for the legacy patient safety and quality reporting system vendor in ambulatory, retail pharmacy, safety data assets, EHR integration and Patient Safety Organization (PSO) services. Jay has more than 20 years leading strategic growth initiatives for a number of healthcare information technology and services companies, including Ingenix (now Optum), part of UnitedHealth Group. He is a journalist by training, with degrees from The Johns Hopkins University and Stanford University, and with experience in local, national and international news, politics and features with several mainstream and specialty publications including The Baltimore Sun.