Dan Rodrigues is the Founder and CEO of Kareo. Dan founded Kareo in 2004 with the vision of making medical billing easy for doctors and their staff. Since then, Kareo has become the leading cloud-based software platform focused on independent healthcare practices in the United States. Today, Kareo helps over 75,000 healthcare providers in more than 45 specialties and all 50 states run more efficient and profitable practices, while delivering outstanding patient care. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Kareo has over 450 employees that are passionate about improving healthcare.
The Kareo software platform is the first to help independent practices find and engage patients, deliver and manage patient care, and bill and get paid from insurance companies and patients, all in one complete and integrated web and mobile application. Kareo has received extensive industry recognition, including the Deloitte Technology Fast 500, Inc. 5000, Gartner’s Software Advice Leader Quadrant, and BlackBook #1 Integrated EHR Vendor. Dan Rodrigues has been recognized by E&Y as an Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist, Goldman Sach’s 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs, and the Software Report as a Top 50 SaaS CEO in the United States.
Prior to launching Kareo, Dan started creating technology for the healthcare industry in 2001 as a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Skematix, a software consulting firm based in Southern California. In the late 1990's, Dan was the Co-Founder and CEO of Scour, a very popular search engine for finding music and video files online used by more than 10 million consumers. Dan began his career as a software developer for RealNetworks and Visio. Dan holds a B.S. in Computer Science from University of California, Los Angeles. Born and raised in Orange County, Dan lives in Newport Beach with his wife and five young children.