THE RHYTHM WAY
Why you can trust your patients to Rhythm
At Rhythm, we’re committed to making remote patient care better, easier, and more rewarding for both providers and their patients. Created and powered by a dedicated team of clinicians, engineers, and support staff, Rhythm leads the industry in remote monitoring technology and service.
HOW WE’RE DIFFERENT
We believe in the power of more connected care
We’re industry leaders in remote patient
We’ve been in the remote monitoring business since 2011 and have more than a decade of experience delivering outstanding results for our customers—and their patients.
We partner with you to create the
Every practice and health system is different, and our flexible solutions work for any scenario and any device manufacturer. We also have flexible reimbursement models to meet your unique needs.
Meet The Team
Every member of our experienced team is committed to
delivering client-centered care.
She began her career as a registered nurse and got her first exposure to the power of implanted cardiac devices while working in the post open-heart surgical ICU at the Cleveland Clinic. Rhonda was so intrigued by the possibilities of these devices, she became a clinical cardiac device specialist and worked at Medtronic for six years.
Rhonda then returned to the clinical setting, working as the director of the Pacemaker Clinic at Washington Hospital Center. While there, she also pursued an MBA at Johns Hopkins, earning a diploma in 2008 from the Business of Medicine graduate program.
Rhonda lives in Washington D.C., with her two incredible children.
Raparti brings more than two decades of software development experience to Rhythm, including over 14 years of building healthcare technology platforms designed to automate clinical workflows and democratize data. He has overseen products in all stages of the development continuum, from early stages through commercialization and built platforms that leverage a variety of techniques to collect and organize information from EMRs, patient portals, and lab workflows.
Before joining Rhythm, Raparti held several software technical lead and senior engineering leadership roles at Ontera, Sema4, Equinix, eProcrates, Cryptography, and Genentech.
Raparti has a Master of Science in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University.
Though she trained as a clinical nurse, she began her career as a sales representative for Pfizer Pharmaceuticals and then went on to work in sales and business development as a clinical device specialist for Medtronic.
Andrea then went to St. Jude Medical/Abbott where she worked for 10 years guiding their sales, business development, product launches, and program development/management, all within the cardiac implantable market.
She lives in Washington D.C., with her family.
Before joining Rhythm, Thompson built and led teams through major strategic projects spanning all aspects of the commercialization process. He’s worked extensively in the start-up space and helped take companies from zero to acquisition and IPO.
After 18 years of leading a family medicine practice, Jim joined Rhythm to lead our RhythmSynergy Remote Physiologic Monitoring (RPM) program. He has special interest and expertise in cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and obstetrics.
Jim earned his M.D. from Northeast Ohio Medical University and completed his residency at the Barberton Citizens Hospital, where he acted as Chief Resident in his final year. He is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and licensed to practice medicine in Ohio, New York, and Maryland.
Johanna joined MEDITECH as a development analyst for their patient care system and then transitioned to create an implementation team dedicated to the physician-facing functionality of an EMR, including CPOE and eRx.
After leaving MEDITECH, Johanna joined Philips Telehealth Solutions as a senior manager tasked with further developing all aspects of their telehealth offering including account management, training, program development, and implementation. She then joined Athena Health to lead their clinical quality management services. While at athenahealth, Johanna obtained an MBA in Healthcare from Simmons University.
Her most recent position prior to joining Rhythm was serving as the Chief Clinical Officer and EVP at AMC health, where she was responsible for commercial and VA customer service, implementation, clinical quality, training, and the delivery of clinical services.
Johanna lives outside of Boston with her significant other and two children.
Rafael began his career in General Electric and served in Life Sciences and HQ roles in various countries, all with a strong focus on x-ray devices. He then left the corporate world to head a family office based in Istanbul, Turkey, overseeing investments in various sectors. His most recent role was EVP of finance at AMC Health in New York City.
After AMC Health, Rafael took a break with his family and lived aboard a sailing catamaran between the Balearic and Italian islands of the Mediterranean Sea.
Rafael has a master’s degree with a major in corporate finance from the ESSCA School of Management in France.
He lives in the DC metro area with his wife and two children.