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Automated Clinical Guidelines, LLC

ACG is a knowledge management IT firm streamlining clinical documentation, coding, and compliance, supporting over 700 clinical guidelines.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Healthcare Services
  • Location Palm Coast, FL, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded July 2006
  • Employees 16
  • Website

Company Summary

ACG eliminates the age-old war between providers and payors to benefit the patient. ACG is the first-ever product to place automated guidelines and automated ICD-9/ICD-10 coding within the physician's workflow. ACG delivers a user-friendly integrated internet ecosystem, automating and documenting the processes of healthcare on a language-independent mobile platform to combine significant savings with improved outcomes on a worldwide basis.


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    Douglas K. Dew
    CEO & Co-Founder

    Douglas K. Dew, MD, MBA has served within AAOS, AMIA, and HIMSS and has in-depth understanding of the state of health IT technology & informatics, with 6 issued U.S. patents as lead inventor. He has previous start-up experience and board experience, including public, private, and not-for-profit boards. Regulatory experience includes medical device development, FDA clinical trials, software validation, and was a 2013 FDA Entrepreneur in Residence.

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    Frank J. Thomas
    President and COO

    Frank Thomas, MSEE, MSM has a successful management career in technology, cellular, office systems, and bar coding. He is a former Martin Marietta (now Lockheed Martin) Inventor of the Year and a MIT Sloan Management Fellow, with 6 issued U.S. Patents. He has broad financial, operational, and strategic experience with a successful 18-year career of start-up’s and turnarounds. Board experience includes public, private, and not-for-profit boards.

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    Steven J. Halpern

    Steven Halpern, BSCS, has over 25 years of health IT experience with software development, programming & technical writing, working with clinical trial databases and software applications. He held positions at BioPharm, Lockheed Martin, & Oracle, including acting manager of Oracle Health Sciences Applications Support, leading FDA clinical trials data collection along with logistics analysis and documentation. He has 5 issued U.S. patents.


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    Jack P. Greeley, Esq. Smith & Mackinnon
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    Lisa Latham, CPA/CDFA

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