Artifact Health’s mission is to standardize the physician query process to promote accurate and complete documentation essential for optimizing the financial health of provider organizations.
Meet the Artifact Health team.
Marisa MacClary

Marisa has over 20 years of experience as a healthcare IT entrepreneur, consultant and business development leader.

In 2001, Marisa founded Health Tech Associates and worked for numerous organizations focused on building clinical technology platforms and HIE solutions. Before joining Artifact Health, she served as Vice President of Business Development for Salar, Inc.

Marisa conceived and designed a web-based reimbursement software system for Johns Hopkins Hospital, which was deployed in 2004, to facilitate the retrospective query process.

Prior to Health Tech Associates, Marisa helped launch one of the first online businesses focused on developing web applications for the pediatric and childcare industries.

Marisa is a graduate of Wesleyan University, earning a BA in Biology and the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College, where she received an MBA.

Meir Gottlieb

Meir is a healthcare IT entrepreneur with over 18 years of experience in enterprise healthcare software design, development, and integration.

In 1999, Meir co-founded Salar, Inc., a provider of physician documentation and charge capture solutions to some of the nation’s top hospitals. Salar was acquired in 2011 by Transcend Services, a NASDAQ company.

Throughout his career, Meir has worked closely with physicians and other healthcare professionals. He understands the environment they work in and the unique pressures they face. He is committed to building reliable, easy to use software that saves them time and allows them to focus on patient care.

Meir is a graduate of Cornell University College of Engineering with a BS in Computer Science.

Jacob Lieman
Director, Engineering

Jake is an expert software developer, particularly as applied to provider facing healthcare applications.

Before joining Artifact Health, Jake held the position of Vice President of Product Development at Salar, Inc. where he managed the engineering team and was responsible for Salar’s product development and engineering support.

Jake is experienced and talented in creating software for providers and brings with him a strong understanding of the healthcare industry and physician query process.

Jake is a graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park with a BS in Math and Computer Science.

Bern Werner
Director, Customer Success

Bern has over 20 years of experience successfully building businesses, and planning and executing healthcare software projects. He has a proven record of fostering teamwork and bringing diverse resources together to achieve goals and establish long term relationships with customers.

In 1998, Bern co-founded Innovative Resource Group, Inc. (IRG), an information management business that grew to more than 150 employees in three years and was acquired in 2003 by iGate Capital, a NASDAQ company. In 2006, Bern joined Salar, Inc. where he served for eight years as Vice President of Implementation. Bern then spent three years at HealthLoop, Inc., where he implemented patient engagement solutions and built partnerships with enterprise accounts.

Bern is a 1988 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and served six years in the US Armed Forces. As a Marine Corp Officer, Bern provided oversight and instruction to the Air Defense Command, Control and Communications Systems program.

Jennifer Feldman
Director, Sales and Marketing

Jennifer has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare technology industry. She has developed, led and executed marketing and sales strategies at multiple established and startup corporations.

Prior to joining Artifact, Jennifer was the Director of Marketing at Connance, a healthcare analytics and technology company where she established the marketing department and contributed to the company’s growth and success over ten years. Prior to Connance, Jennifer ran her own healthcare consulting business for 6 years, where she worked with multiple healthcare technology companies to launch marketing departments and implement technologies. Previously, as a healthcare management consultant at Beacon Partners, Jennifer worked with large hospital systems in operational improvement.

Jennifer earned her MPA in Health Policy and Management from New York University and her BA in Economics from Simmons College. Jennifer also has a Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching from William James College.

Joey Chapline
Software Engineer

Joey is a skilled software engineer with extensive experience building scalable, performance-sensitive backend web applications for large enterprises.

Before becoming a member of the Artifact Health team, Joey was a software engineer at PayPal. During his time there, he worked on PayPal’s credit platform which handled millions of requests per day. Before PayPal, Joey worked as an application developer at UPS.

Joey is a passionate about designing efficient, scalable, and maintainable software systems.

Joey is a graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park with a BS in Computer Engineering and a minor in Project Management.