SleepQuest Inc, a national provider of comprehensive care management services for obstructive sleep apnea, announced that Bill Vandervennet joined as president and chief operating officer on January 1.

Robert Koenigsberg, founder and CEO, says in a release, “We are excited about Bill joining our team. He brings considerable experience with developing and growing healthcare businesses. He brings extensive experience scaling businesses from regional players to growing into a national brand.”

Bill Vandervennet brings over 25 years experience in healthcare leadership positions, most recently as chief operating officer for URAC, an accrediting organization based in Washington, D.C. As an executive leader with expertise in healthcare operations and business development,Vandervennet has helped numerous companies build their healthcare services for rapid growth. He has led organizations to grow organically and through new business development improving the financial results and ROI for shareholders.

Vandervennet says, “I’m impressed with SleepQuest’s approach to providing patient centered care through a collaborative clinical model that brings physicians, payors, and medical suppliers together to give the patient a comprehensive program of early diagnosis, prompt, and effective treatment that improves the quality of care while reducing the costs.”