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CSC’s Dr. Robert M. Wah Ranked in the Top 10 of Modern Physician and Modern Healthcare’s 50 Most Influential Physician Executives List
News Release -- June 21, 2012
FALLS CHURCH, Va., June 21 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that Modern Physician and Modern Healthcare magazines ranked Dr. Robert M. Wah, chief medical officer and vice president of CSC’s North American Public Sector (NPS) business unit, number 10 in their annual ranking of the 50 Most Influential Physician Executives, published in April. Nearly 2,700 physician executives were nominated for the eighth annual ranking and, for the top 100 candidates, nearly 17,000 ballots were cast to determine the top 50. This is Dr. Wah’s fourth appearance on the list.
“This ranking is a testament to the level of dedication Dr. Wah has toward improving healthcare for our clients and their constituents,” said Dave Zolet, president of CSC’s NPS business unit. “His invaluable experience and expertise in health information systems support our efforts to deliver better information for better decisions. We commend him on this recognition of his work within the industry.”
In 2011, Dr. Wah was ranked number 12 in Modern Healthcare’s annual ranking of the 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare, published in August. Currently, Dr. Wah is leading CSC’s strategic health initiative to harness thought leadership and experience across the company’s public, commercial and global healthcare business lines in an effort to further the company’s commitment to offering technology solutions that support the Obama Administration’s stimulus and healthcare reform legislation. In addition to his work at CSC, he is also chairman of the Board of Trustees of the American Medical Association. Dr. Wah continues to see patients and perform surgery at the National Institutes of Health and National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Md.
About CSC’s North American Public Sector
As a go-to partner for critical national programs, CSC offers thought leadership, specialized skills and innovative services in critical areas for government clients. Leveraging a global footprint in both private and public sectors, and experience gained from serving almost every U.S. government agency, CSC’s North American Public Sector (NPS) brings innovative ideas and proven best practices to help the U.S. government meet mission-critical requirements. For more information about CSC’s government solutions, visit www.csc.com/government.
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled business solutions and services. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 98,000 employees and reported revenue of $15.9 billion for the 12 months ended March 30, 2012. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.csc.com.