In this episode of Life Science Success, my guest is RJ Kedziora, the co-founder of Estenda Solutions. With a career spanning over 30 years, RJ is a leading expert in healthcare technology and data analytics. We’ll dive into his journey, the transformative work Estenda Solutions is doing, and the future of digital health.
- The podcast “Life Science Success” hosted by Don, a consultant in life sciences, features RJ Kedziora, the co-founder of Estenda Solutions, a company specializing in healthcare technology and data analytics.
- RJ Kedziora has a career spanning over 30 years and started Estenda Solutions in 2003 with Drew Lewis. The company initially focused on diabetes but has since expanded into other chronic conditions, offering solutions for Fortune 50 companies, startups, and government agencies.
- Estenda Solutions is unique in that it focuses on innovative product development, particularly in data analytics. They work with clients who have an idea but are not entirely sure how to execute it, rather than those who know exactly what they want.
- The company is ISO 13485 certified, indicating a strong quality assurance program. They take on larger projects and are audited annually to ensure they maintain high-quality processes.
- RJ Kedziora emphasizes the importance of data in healthcare, noting that the industry has evolved from having minimal data to dealing with billions of records. He is excited about the potential of AI and machine learning but also cautious about the rapid pace of technological advancements.