Linda Van Horn, MBA

  • Linda Van Horn, MBA

Linda Van Horn, MBA is the President / CEO of 21st Century Edge a leading edge healthcare
consulting firm that specializes in consulting with physicians, hospitals and ASC’s on the
business aspects of establishing, improving, and running interventional pain management
practice. She is the author of two text books on pain practice management and contributing
author to a third textbook.

Ms. Van Horn is also the Founder, President/CEO of iShare Medical who mission is to create:

A complete medical record, organized around the person, that is easily and securely
shared between different providers, organizations, software programs, and devices and
available at your fingertips 27 / 7 / 365.

Ms. Van Horn is considered a thought leader in the future of healthcare interoperability and the
future of HealthIT. She led iShare Medical to become an:

  • 1 of 4 Accredited Governmental Trust Anchors
  • 1 of 39 Accredited Trust Anchors
  • 1 of 6 Accredited Partnership for Patient Trust Anchors
  • 1 of 8 National Association for Trusted Exchange Blue Button for Consumer Anchors

Her experience includes Co-Founder and Chief Operation Officer of The Pain Institute, an
anesthesia-based interventional pain practice that she grew to have 22 locations in two States,
she was a Senior Manager at Deloitte and a Manager of Quality Assurance at Control Data
Corporation.

Ms. Van Horn is the past Chairman of the American Red Cross Great Gatsby Gala and past
President of the Kentucky Medical Group Management Association. She is an active member of
HL7, the American Academy of Medical Practice Executives, Medical Group Management
Association, Heart of American Health Information Systems Society, and the Health Record
Banking Alliance. Ms. Van Horn currently serves on the Board of Directors of DirectTrust, the
most trusted name in health information exchange network.

Ms. Van Horn has a BS in Computer Science and MBA from Rockhurst University in Kansas
City, Missouri.