Headquartered in Los Angeles, Vitalacy partners with hospitals worldwide, assisting them to improve quality and safety measures.
By gathering hand hygiene compliance data in real-time, the company gives hospitals an accurate and comprehensive picture of baseline performance, as well as the tools to improve performance and reduce infections.
Having true and transparent data on compliance offers a powerful and sustainable foundation for healthcare organizations and their patients to thrive.
Janel Ranaan was inspired to start Vitalacy after losing her grandfather to a Healthcare-Acquired Infection. Through her background in computer science and product development and deep fascination in human behavior, she launched the Vitalacy platform designed to protect caregivers and patients from preventable infections and conditions. She was recognized in Forbes 30 Under 30 in Healthcare in 2020.
Health tech executive with 15 years of healthcare and medical devices experience. Specializes in product launches from concept and market research to CE and FDA approval to commercial strategy and business development. Manages delivery and service of Vitalacy’s Hand Hygiene Monitoring Solution. BS in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Zarir Rahnama, or “Z” as he’s known, is the Senior Director of Business Development A.I. Solutions at Vitalacy. With over 12 years of experience in Healthcare IT, he is a skilled leader who is passionate about patient safety. He is particularly inspired by his mother, who donated a kidney to her brother, and he has dedicated his career to improving the lives of patients. Zarir earned a B.A. in Finance from Temple University, and an MBA from Southern Connecticut State University. When not at work, he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling to new places, and cooking up a storm on the grill or smoker during long weekends at the shore.
An electrical engineer specializing in embedded system design with extensive experience in full stack engineering, Linux kernel development, mobile development, and circuit design, Dylan leads our LA office’s Engineering Team. With his expertise, Vitalacy has successfully designed and launched three new groundbreaking products with more on the horizon. Dylan attended Case Western Reserve University and dreams of becoming the ultimate ninja warrior.
Carlos comes to Vitalacy with over 15 years of service experience ranging from tech startups to apparel brands. He champions integrating technology solutions to better serve clients. His go-getter attitude and enthusiasm for new product launches has proved crucial in his role as Client Experience Manager here at Vitalacy. When he isn’t working, he loves exploring new Honduran food restaurants in LA.
Product Manager with over 7 years of experience across strategy and marketing functions. Erica is enthused about the role of technology in innovating products and growing businesses. Previously, Erica was a Product Marketing Manager at a health technology startup that utilizes technology to improve the treatment journey for epilepsy patients. In her spare time, Erica enjoys spending time with friends and family, staying active, and traveling around the world.
As Implementation Manager, Tony oversees the delivery and installation of our product suite. Tony attended California State University where he received a BA in Graphic Design and Business Management. His hands on approach has strengthened the Vitalacy brand – assisting in a variety of departments including Marketing, Client Services and Delivery. Tony has been with Vitalacy for three years and enjoys spending time with his adorable French Bulldog, Stitch, when he isn’t working.
Vitalacy is committed to reducing patient harm in healthcare by developing and implementing IoT enabled wearables and the operational intelligence they give to hospitals. Patient harm in healthcare has continued to decline in the past decade, and Vitalacy is proud to be an active participant in accelerating that decline.
Vitalacy is committed to delivering outstanding customer value by providing quality healthcare products and services that consistently meet the needs of our customers and the patients they serve. A quality-focused environment is created and maintained by deploying our Total Quality approach valued by our customers, employees, and community.
Every day, we’re focused on building a more diverse and inclusive company, one that recognizes, values, and respects the differences we all bring to the workplace. Health disparities and biases between patient groups in healthcare can be lessened by our transparent collection of quality measures. This is one of the many ways we make healthcare run better, together.
To keep people and the planet safe and healthy, we’re committed to building a future where healthcare operates more sustainably. That’s why we’re investing in green technologies that can lower our carbon footprint and creating practical solutions that help conserve natural resources and reduce waste. Our actions are lightening our ecological footprint and helping our partners to do the same.
Executive Chairman of the Board
Vice Chairman of the Board
President and Founder of PSQ Advisory
Chairman and CEO of Three-Sixty
Former Global Director of Sales & Marketing at Intel Corporation