about

innoVet Health

Innovation is not just in our name: it's woven into the fabric of our company's DNA. We are a certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) founded by MIT alumni and health IT executives.

Instead of being content with the status quo, we constantly push ourselves solving complex problems, providing out-of-the-box thinking with timely and cost-effective solutions.

OUR MISSION

To maximize healthcare outcomes for Veterans
by delivering "What" matters

What sets us apart


At InnoVet Health we’ve created a culture of Customer-First mindset.
We inspire our employees to be creative thinkers, self-driven, and embrace Better, Faster and Safer.

Do it Right The First Time

We tackle each customer need with purpose. We eagerly listen, create solutions that work first time and then scale big iteratively.

Simplify complexity

Applying Human Centered Design, we visualize complexity by mapping user journey. We simplify through standardization, reusability and automation.

Data-driven and Agile

At every stage of project, we measure how well our solution performs –  and how users are interacting with it in realtime –  iterate and prioritize based on metrics.

Closely aligned, loosely coupled

We ensure goals are clear and broadly understood throughout our team to be aligned. We empower our team with freedom to own and be accountable.

Meet the

InnoVet Team

We are a team of health IT subject matter experts, data scientists, business analysts, DevOps engineers and IV&V testers with a deep passion for making impact in healthcare.

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Michael Gould, Chief Executive Officer

Mike has served over 36 years in the United States Army. Prior to retiring as Lt. Colonel and Medical Battalion leader, he was deployed in Afghanistan, Iraq, and multiple areas in Africa. Honored with numerous commendations, Mike is passionate about providing excellent service to his fellow Veterans. He received his MBA from MIT Sloan School of Business.

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Nitin Jain, Chief Growth and Technology Officer

An ex-IBMer and a serial entrepreneur, Nitin is a thought leader with over 20 years experience driving change in the US healthcare industry. His work in Interoperability is recognized at various US public sector agencies including HHS, SSA and VA. To his accomplishment, Nitin pioneered the use of IBM Watson in healthcare. He received his MBA from MIT Sloan School of Business and Master of Science in MIS from University of Arizona.

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Omar Bouhaddou, Chief Health Informatics Officer

Omar is a nationally recognized healthcare IT leader and a former executive at HP Enterprise Services. During his 25+ year career he supported both the commercial and the government healthcare organizations including VA, DoD, University of Utah, and Intermountain Healthcare. He has accomplished connecting the VA with over 200 HIE partners and 140+ Direct HISP partners for veterans' medical records exchange. Omar is trained in Health Informatics at University of Utah and has a PhD in Mathematics.

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Jim Malpass, Director of Business Intelligence and Analytics

Jim brings over 23 years of experience leading Business Intelligence and Data Analytics at VA. He is a retired VA Regional Director OI&T. He specializes in data engineering and Patient Generated Health Data (PGHD) on VA’s corporate data warehouse (CDW). He has a master’s degree in Biomedical Engineering at University of Florida.

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Partners in innovating the future of US Healthcare

Driving modernization and improving healthcare for our nation's Veterans.