HOUSTON — PatientPoint, the trusted leader in patient education and engagement at the point of care, has named Leslie Carrigan as vice president, local client solutions, central region. In this role, Carrigan works with local hospitals and healthcare organizations to educate and engage patients at influential moments of care along the healthcare journey.
A native Texan, Carrigan brings a host of marketing experience with her to PatientPoint, including helping clients implement CRM systems and transform communication approaches to include digital sales and marketing platforms. With previous experience at Transwestern Publishing, hibu (Yellow Book) and Douglass Media Group, Carrigan developed long-lasting relationships and understands the unique business challenges of companies in the central region. She most recently served as director of business development for Conga.
“What I love about PatientPoint is that I’m working for a company who has one goal in mind – helping people. And with PatientPoint, I get to support other companies achieve that same goal,” Carrigan said. “I like to say ‘we’re in the people business.’ Whether it’s connecting patients to continuing care resources after a hospital stay or educating them on important health information at a critical moment, we engage patients and deliver meaningful results.”
In addition to her work history, Carrigan also volunteers with LOSNA – The Ladies Oriental Shrine of North America, a fundraising organization for Shriners Hospitals for Children. She served as an officer within LOSNA for more than seven years, organizing a week-long annual convention for North America membership that exceeded 1,000 attendees. Carrigan also regularly hosts events and parties for the patients at Shriners.
“Leslie is very clearly committed to helping people – whether it’s the patients who she fundraises for at Shriners Hospital or the clients who turn to her for marketing solutions,” said Terry Wall, senior vice president, hospital solutions, PatientPoint. “This passion, and the relationships she has built throughout the region, will be an asset for our clients as they join her in educating and engaging patients during the healthcare journey.”
For almost 30 years, PatientPoint has been the trusted leader of patient and physician engagement solutions at the point of care. PatientPoint award-winning health information drives positive outcomes for patients, providers and sponsors. From primary care to specialty practices, urgent care clinics to hospitals and mobile, PatientPoint programs reach more than 290,000 healthcare providers across 31,000 physician offices and 1,000 hospitals nationwide, impacting half a billion patient and caregiver visits each year. Learn more at www.patientpoint.com.