Probari Inc. Adds Consultant to the Leadership Team to Support Growth and Expansion Strategy

Probari Inc. Adds Consultant to the Leadership Team to Support Growth and Expansion Strategy

Probari announced today Jim Smith has been engaged as a consultant and advisor to the Probari leadership team. Jim’s primary focus will be on strategy development, operational execution planning, revenue generation, and fundraising support activities. In addition, Jim will be involved with technology, business, and partnership development initiatives. He brings 25 years of experience building market-leading healthcare companies that have provided innovative solutions for customers within the acute care, post-acute, and outpatient care settings. Previous roles have included VP/GM at Hill-Rom, COO Suros Surgical, CEO RCS Management, and President of Specialized Medical.

Mr. Smith offered in a statement, “The Probari team has developed a unique solution with a demonstrated ability to address the largest issues facing long-term care providers today. I am excited to work alongside the team who successfully created the momentum Probari is currently enjoying. I look forward rolling up my sleeves and contributing to the important work that Probari does on behalf of the nursing facility residents and staff.”

“Probari is committed to investing in people and resources to achieve our aggressive product development and corporate growth goals”, said Mr. David Barker, Chairman of Probari’s Board of Directors. “We are excited Jim is joining our team during this important period of growth. His impact on early-stage healthcare and technology companies and products will advance our culture of innovation and our passion to build solutions aligned with the best interest of patients and our clients,” says Barker.

Other Recent Probari News – COVID-19 Initiative:

Since Probari’s contract announcement with the Indiana State Department of Health, the Probari team continues to provide outreach support to more than 500 nursing homes across the state during the COVID-19 outbreak.

About Probari, Inc.

Probari, formerly known as Care Revolution, is a health care technology startup company that enables clients to achieve improved patient care, drive better outcomes, and reduce cost for their clients via their proprietary decision support tools, advanced analytics, and technology solutions.

Probari’s capabilities and solutions evolved out of a $30 million CMS demonstration project focused on defining methods and procedures to deliver more cost-effective care while achieving improved outcomes within the nursing home environment. Research team members from Indiana University School of Medicine, Regenstrief Institute, and the University of Indianapolis in the demonstration project’s successful reduction of avoidable rehospitalizations.

To learn more about Probari’s capabilities, or possible career opportunities on our growing team, please visit the company website (

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