Harris (NYSE:HRS) promoted Jim Traficant to the position of president, Harris Healthcare Solutions.
He was previously vice president and general manager of the business.
“Under Jim’s leadership, our Healthcare Solutions business has grown significantly. Harris has established a leadership position in federal healthcare IT integration and has made acquisitions that expand its footprint in the commercial healthcare market, ” said Howard L. Lance, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Harris Corporation. “Jim’s personal healthcare experience as a two-time liver transplant survivor drives his passion for transforming healthcare and informs his ability to understand the complex needs of patient and provider.”