Pointwest President Elected to HIMOAP Board

December 4, 2013


Ms. Ma. Cristina “Beng” Coronel, the President of Pointwest Technologies Corporation, was elected to the Board of Trustees of the Healthcare Information Management Outsourcing Association of the Philippines (HIMOAP) last 2 Dec. 2013 at he Hotel Intercontinental Makati. Ms. Coronel will serve as a member of the HIMOAP Board from 2014-2015.

Aside from being President and CEO of Pointwest, Ms. Coronel also serves as a Director and Chairperson of the Capability Development Committee of the Philippine Software Industry Association (PSIA) after serving as PSIA president from January 2008 — December 2010.

Ms. Coronel has participated in numerous trade shows and conferences here and abroad. Her most recent engagement was as one of the panelists in 1st Philippine Software Industry Conference (SoftCon) for the session, “The Evolution of Philippine Software Services Providers.” She was also a speaker in the 2013 International Contact Center Conference and Expo (ICCCE) in Cebu. Ms. Coronel has consistently promoted the quality of work by Filipino professionals and champions the cause of the Philippine outsourcing industry as being able to offer more than just excellent voice services to the global economy.

The other members of the HIMOAP Board of Trustees are American Academy of Medical Transcription (AAMT) Director Dr. Josefina Lauchangco, Genpact Country Philippines Manager Danilo Reyes, eData Services Philippines CEO and President Fred Kumetz, Global Clinical Services Operations AVP Jeffrey Williams, Pharma KPO Corporation CEO James Donovan, SPI Healthcare Vice President Myla Rose Reyes, Teledevelopment Services Inc. COO and Director Judy Whisenhunt, and Transkripsyo Inc. CEO and President Michael Chua.

HIMOAP serves as the umbrella organization for Healthcare Information Management companies in the Philippines. The election of the new HIMOAP Board is seen as a first step towards a stronger Philippine presence in the global HIM industry.