CliniComp Hires COO

San Diego-based CliniComp, a provider of clinical documentation systems for the healthcare industry, announced this morning that it has hired Alan Portela as its Chief Executive Officer. Portela joins the firm from Global Care Quest, and has also previously served at Patient Care Quest. Portela has also previously served at CliniComp itself. CliniComp said that Portela will be responsible for the company's customer support, sales, marketing, and business development. CliniComp develops electronic health record and surveillance software for hospitals and health systems.