J. Douglas Hires has been appointed to the newly created position of vice president of product management and services at SoftMed Systems, a Silver Spring, Md.-based provider of electronic medical records and transcription and speech recognition services and solutions.
In his new position, Hires will lead the product management group and focus on increasing the company's business in services and consulting. Most recently, Hires worked at First Consulting Group and served as regional vice president of sales of its provider segment. He has also worked at Connectware, Hughes LAN Systems and Wang Laboratories. -- by Andis Robeznieks / HITS staff writer
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