Forward Health Group Names Health Care Veteran Subbu Ravi Chief Operating Officer

April 12, 2016

Forward Health Group Names Health Care Veteran Subbu Ravi Chief Operating Officer

Madison, WI April 12, 2016 – Continuing to strengthen its top executive team, Forward Health Group, Inc. ( announced that Subbu Ravi has joined as Chief Operating Officer. Reporting to Michael Barbouche, Founder and CEO, Ravi will help build the company’s scalability and manage its rapid growth.

“We’re very pleased to have Subbu on board,” said Michael Barbouche. “I’ve known him for many years – he’s an experienced health care executive who is uniquely qualified to help us drive accountability and create a growth-oriented culture. Subbu’s going to help take Forward Health Group to the next level.”


Subbu Ravi said, “Health care is going through a turbulent period – a time filled with great change, great risk and great opportunity. Forward Health Group’s proven data visualization and population health management solutions are uniquely positioned to ease the transition to value-based care, and help enable improved clinical outcomes in chronic care, acute episodes and behavioral health. I am very excited to help lead this amazing Forward Health Group team”.

Most recently, Ravi was COO of Amphion Medical Solutions, a leading HIM company. He was also COO of Solutions at Symphony Care, a population health management company, and was the head of health care practice and solutions at Symphony Corporation.

About Forward Health Group

Forward Health Group helps health care providers successfully transition to the new world of value-based care. The Madison, WI-based software and services company provides value-based population health management solutions to health systems, hospitals and multi-specialty clinics. Since 2009 FHG has been an industry innovator, providing the accurate data and clinical measures— from internal and external sources—needed to improve patient health in a timely, cost-effective, physician-supported way.

Forward Health Group was the highest rated preliminary vendor in the 2015 KLAS Population Health Management Performance Report. Forward Health Group’s PopulationManager® has earned the confidence of the American Heart Association, American Cancer Society and the American Diabetes Association, serving as the technology foundation that assures these respected organizations’ prevention and treatment guidelines are put into practice. Visit
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April 12, 2016