Watch the Nicolette team talk about our mission with NicoBoard
Phil Martie founded Nicolette based on his experience with premature twins in 2014, with the goal of empowering patients fighting acute health battles to be their own competent advocates. Prior to founding Nicolette, Phil was VP of Operations at Canon’s Business Process Services division.
Michel Mikhael co-founded Nicolette out of enthusiasm for premature babies, family-centered care, and to improve communications in healthcare. Michel is a board-certified pediatrician and neonatologist by the American Academy of Pediatrics. He currently practices at one of the top children’s hospitals in the US.
Seth joined Nicolette out of his belief that we are all here for a purpose bigger than ourselves and helping patients and providers partner in healthcare helps accomplish that. Seth is a veteran of the US Navy and has been a senior executive at several companies including Microsoft and Holland America cruise line.
Tynan Szvetecz believes the future of patient engagement and informed consent will be anchored in transformational organizations like Nicolette. As Chief Technology Officer, Tynan is leveraging a two-decade career focused on building cross-functional and dynamic partner ecosystems that enable delivering progressive digital health technology with speed. He is an advisor for multiple accelerators and incubators across the country, and has deployed next-generation digital health solutions into DaVita, University of Texas Medical Branch, US Oncology, Allscripts and more.
Dr. Andrey Ostrovsky is a social entrepreneur and practicing physician. He served as the Chief Medical Officer for the Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services (CMCS). Prior to working for Medicaid, he co-founded and sold his software company, Care at Hand, an award-winning predictive analytics platform that used insights of non-medical staff to prevent aging people from being hospitalized. Dr. Ostrovsky has served on several boards and committees dedicated to interoperability standards, quality improvement and measurement, and innovation including the National Quality Forum, Office of the National Coordinator, and the Commonwealth Fund. Prior to Care at Hand, he led teams at the World Health Organization, United States Senate, and San Francisco Health Department toward health system strengthening through technology.
Andrey holds a Medical Doctorate and undergraduate degrees in Chemistry and Psychology Magna cum Laude from Boston University and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Andrey completed his pediatrics residency training in the Boston Combined Residency Program at Boston Medical Center and Boston Children's Hospital where he was a clinical instructor at Harvard Medical School. He is currently teaching faculty and attending physician at Children's National Medical Center.