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Echo Portfolio CEO Series: Dr. Bill Kerr from Avalon Healthcare Solutions

Echo Health Ventures invests to build and grow a diverse portfolio of health care technology and services companies. In the Echo Portfolio CEO Series, we’ll feature several entrepreneurs leading health care startups to learn more about their innovative solutions and shared vision for a better health care system.

Avalon Healthcare Solutions, an Echo Health Ventures portfolio company, serves customers with a comprehensive laboratory benefit management program featuring medical policy, claims editing, and network services. Avalon redefines the way health plans, physicians, and laboratories coordinate laboratory care for millions of patients.

We sat down with Avalon CEO Dr. Bill Kerr to learn more about how Avalon Healthcare Solutions is committed to delivering the right test, at the right time, in the right setting to patients on behalf of their national customer base.

“In lab medicine today, the science is exploding,” said Bill. “People struggle to keep up with what testing should be ordered when. People don’t know what to pay for tests like genetic tests. We help solve both of those problems.”

Watch the full video here or learn more about Avalon at

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