Tony Little is Sr. Director of Integration Strategy at Optum360, a UnitedHealth Group company. Optum360 is a technology and services leader in the healthcare revenue cycle space. In this role, Tony manages a team that evaluates interoperability market trends, participates in data standards creation, supports sales efforts, and builds interface technology. Over the last 10 years, Tony’s team has been key to the creation of valuable, unique interoperability models that work intimately with market-leading EMR software.
Tony joined LYNX Medical Systems in 1998 and has held a variety of roles in Engineering, Operations, and Product Management, with his previous role as Director of Product Integration. On the Blockchain front, Tony was the co-author of a whitepaper entered into the ONC Blockchain Challenge (2016) and entered an ethereum-based submission, with a variety of others, into the 2016 FDA Naloxone Challenge. Tony works closely with the Optum Blockchain Strategy Team and Blockchain Community of Practice.