ALPHARETTA, GA – May 16, 2018 – Axea Solutions, a revenue cycle services and technology company for the healthcare industry, today announced the appointment of Diana Bogard to the role of Chief Operating Officer and the commencement of a strategic engagement with the professional services organization EXTEND Resources.

With extensive healthcare experience in health policy, reimbursement, operations and healthcare analytics, Bogard brings valuable executive and operational expertise to Axea during a period of rapid growth opportunities. As COO, Bogard will lead operations and direct the company’s quality program and service line enhancement initiatives.

“Diana brings a demonstrated record of success to Axea and its clients, including the ability to drive sustainable revenue streams and improve operational efficiencies in dynamic healthcare environments,” said Susan Gatehouse, Axea Solutions’ CEO and founder. “We are thrilled to have an accomplished leader at the operational helm as we continue to expand our service line and broaden our customer base.”

Prior to joining Axea, Bogard served in a variety of executive roles over a span of fifteen years at Medtronic, most recently as Global Vice President, HEPR and Value Based Healthcare. Prior to Medtronic, she worked with various healthcare systems developing integrated delivery networks, enhancing operations and identifying business development opportunities.

Axea’s engagement with EXTEND Resources brings the additional expertise and resources needed to accelerate the company’s ability to achieve its vision and meet its strategic growth goals. Together with Axea’s leadership team, EXTEND will provide executive guidance and resources needed to develop new services, strengthen its fulfillment and compliance capabilities, and enhance marketing and business development results.

“EXTEND has a legacy of helping companies like ours achieve their growth goals,” noted Gatehouse. “With significant experience in the healthcare industry, including healthcare information, technology, analytics, and managed health benefits programs, we are excited about ways we can work together to leverage our success and create even more value for our clients.”

EXTEND Resources is a legal and business services company with expertise in developing successful business strategies while helping organizations optimize processes and technologies to reduce risks, support business growth, and improve efficiency, quality, and financial results.

About EXTEND Resources

EXTEND Resources solves a fundamental problem many organizations face: How to do more with less. As a professional services and solutions company specializing in business and legal process optimization, contract management, and cybersecurity, clients rely on EXTEND to help them increase productivity, enhance efficiency, and generate valuable results. EXTEND’s executives have many decades of combined expertise in business management, legal technology, and global outsourcing. To learn how EXTEND can help you power performance, visit and follow the company on Twitter at @ThinkExtend.


About Axea Solutions

Axea Solutions delivers expert revenue cycle services and technologies that enable healthcare organizations to improve clinical documentation and coding accuracy, enhance patient financial workflow, and boost financial success. For more than 20 years, Axea has worked with healthcare facilities and medical insurance providers to develop cost-effective financial solutions through detailed assessments, innovative methodologies, and multifaceted teaching strategies. To learn more, visit or follow us on Twitter at @AxeaSolutions.