Omar Perez, BA
Manager, Buisness Development and Strategic Alliances, Cedars-Sinai Accelerator
Omar Perez is the Manager of Business Development and Strategic Alliances for the Cedars-Sinai Accelerator. Omar has worked in the healthcare field for over 30 years and in Cedars-Sinai collectively for over a decade. For his first 10 years at Cedars-Sinai, he held roles in human resources, quality management, and physician billings. Omar served as the Manager of Operations of Physician Reimbursement Services before becoming director of business development for various revenue cycle management companies. He held director positions for both UCLA Health and USC Care Medical Group.
Currently, Omar is one of the heads of the Cedars-Sinai Accelerator program, specializing in development, alliances, recruitment, and global outreach. The Accelerator assists and collaborates with innovative health-tech startups, bringing their products to healthcare systems around the globe. The companies that have gone through the Accelerator have received over half a billion in funding and contracts in thousands of hospitals.