Patrick Hall has worked in the healthcare software industry since 1996. He has significant exposure to ambulatory practice management and clinical software. He currently oversees the development of all business partnerships and opportunities related to ARRA activities and related initiatives at e-MDs. Patrick directed recent major industry changes to ANSI X.12 HIPAA EDI formats and the NPI transition. He also participates in sales and marketing, product development, and customer support efforts for the company. Prior to working at e-MDs, Patrick served as the Sales and Marketing Director for EasyWare, a practice management software development firm. He joined e-MDs in 1997 when the company purchased EasyWare. Patrick is a graduate of The Cape Technikon in Cape Town, South Africa where he was a recipient of the Marketer of the Year award.