MedBridge CRO Leah Shlyakhov Connachan Recognized with ‘2020 Future Leader’ Award

Shlyakhov Connachan receives award for exemplary leadership in home health and home care.

SEATTLE – September 15, 2020 – Leah Shlyakhov Connachan, Chief Revenue Officer for MedBridge, the industry-leading patient engagement and professional development solution for healthcare professionals, has been recognized as a ‘2020 Future Leader’ in the ‘Home Health and Home Care’ category by Home Health Care News’ parent company, Aging Media Network.

‘Future Leaders’ are recognized for high performance, passion, and realizing vision into action while advocating for seniors and their caregivers.

“The MedBridge team is immensely dedicated to helping our home health partners improve outcomes through a patient-centered approach to care and innovative digital care solutions, and I’m honored to be recognized as a 2020 Future Leader,” said Shylakhov Connachan. “I’m excited to be working with the passionate MedBridge team and our amazing home health partners to continue to provide solutions that speak to the varied and changing needs of home health care.”

The MedBridge Home Health solution is designed to help agencies tackle their biggest pain points, and partners have seen strong results in reaching their quality and financial initiatives. MedBridge’s innovative suite of solutions have helped improve new-hire preparedness while decreasing onboarding time and cost, expand services with clinical specialization training, and boost clinical, patient, and financial outcomes with standardized virtual care.

Home health care is constantly evolving, and the importance of innovation and technology in providing accessible and equitable care to the most vulnerable in our communities is growing every day,” said MedBridge CEO and Founder Justin Kowalchuk. “Leah has been truly instrumental in helping our team succeed in our shared mission to improve lives with the tireless work ethic and leadership that she displays every day. As this year has clearly demonstrated, the road ahead will be challenging—but with passionate and innovative leaders like Leah, the future of the healthcare industry is in good hands.”

About Future Leaders Awards 2020
The Future Leaders Awards program, presented by Aging Media Network, is designed to recognize up-and-coming industry members who are shaping the next decade of senior housing, skilled nursing, home health, and hospice care. Future Leaders are nominated by their peers and are recognized as dynamic leaders, who are shaping the next decade of care delivery. These passionate workers know how to put vision into action for the good of seniors and aging industry professionals, and they are committed to the wellbeing of the aging population and the industries they serve. For more information about the Future Leader Awards and to view the complete Future Leaders Class of 2020, please visit