Health Plan Operations

Selected news for the healthcare topic - Health Plan Operations, collected since 11/2017. There are 125 items in the archive. This healthcare topic shares news with Medicaid, Medicare, Evolent Health and many others.

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4/1/2022 Stephen Harris Named President of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Yahoo News ... care organizations. During his time at HCSC, he led the company's Medicaid line of business; responsible for driving growth, operational excellence, and financial performance. Prior to joining HCSC, Stephen was Regional Vice President of Health Plan Operations at Molina Healthcare. In his new role, he will lead a team that manages the Plan's commercial markets sales including group and individual, provider relations and network contracting, care management, regulatory and customer ...
3/31/2022 Stephen Harris Named President of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois PR Newswire ... care organizations. During his time at HCSC, he led the company's Medicaid line of business; responsible for driving growth, operational excellence, and financial performance. Prior to joining HCSC, Stephen was Regional Vice President of Health Plan Operations at Molina Healthcare. In his new role, he will lead a team that manages the Plan's commercial markets sales including group and individual, provider relations and network contracting, care management, regulatory and customer ...
3/28/2022 Rob Rhodes Named President of Healthy Blue in Nebraska Yahoo News ... managed care provider of health benefits for Nebraska’s Heritage Health Medicaid program. (Photo: Business Wire)"Dr. Rhodes is a trusted and highly respected senior leader who has extensive knowledge and experience of Medicaid health plan operations as well as a passion for serving vulnerable communities through quality, cost-effective care," said Dr. Barsam Kasravi, President of Anthem’s Medicaid West Region. "He has been recognized as a strong, influential ...
3/28/2022 Rob Rhodes Named President of Healthy Blue in Nebraska Business Wire ... managed care provider of health benefits for Nebraska’s Heritage Health Medicaid program. (Photo: Business Wire)“Dr. Rhodes is a trusted and highly respected senior leader who has extensive knowledge and experience of Medicaid health plan operations as well as a passion for serving vulnerable communities through quality, cost-effective care,” said Dr. Barsam Kasravi, President of Anthem’s Medicaid West Region. “He has been recognized as a strong ...
2/12/2022 Gary health officials see COVID-19 pause a reason to renew good health initiatives for community Chicago Tribune ... co-sponsored by the Indiana Department of Health, Edgewater Health, the Gary Health Department and MDwise, will take place Feb. 19 in an effort to turn those figures around. Torriaun Everett, vice president of health plan operations for MDwise, said the provider is working to increase access to not only COVID-19 vaccines but getting children caught back up on routine childhood vaccines. Advertisement Advertisement “It’s all about increasing ...
2/9/2022 Former Florida Blue CMO, Bright HealthCare Executive Dr. Jonathan Gavras Joins CareCentrix Yahoo News ... outcomes at lower costs for patients, providers and health plans.“As we drive towards the next phase of CareCentrix’s growth, we are excited about adding Dr. Gavras’ deep understanding of clinical strategy, health plan operations , and pharmacy benefit management to our team,” said CareCentrix CEO John Driscoll. “Additionally, Dr. Gavras brings the unique experience of having been a health plan customer of CareCentrix – which will help ...
2/9/2022 Former Florida Blue CMO, Bright HealthCare Executive Dr. Globe Newswire ... outcomes at lower costs for patients, providers and health plans.“As we drive towards the next phase of CareCentrix’s growth, we are excited about adding Dr. Gavras’ deep understanding of clinical strategy, health plan operations , and pharmacy benefit management to our team,” said CareCentrix CEO John Driscoll. “Additionally, Dr. Gavras brings the unique experience of having been a health plan customer of CareCentrix – which will help ...
2/3/2022 Kaiser Permanente names COO for Southern California, Hawaii Becker's Hospital Review ... Ventura County and Kern County, as well as leading growth strategy and member services in Southern California and Hawaii, Kaiser Permanente said.Ms. Gaskill-Hames previously served as senior vice president of hospital and health plan operations for Kaiser Permanente's Northern California region. She also served as the lead incident commander in that region during the COVID-19 pandemic ...
1/10/2022 Convey Health Solutions to Acquire HealthSmart International, a Home Healthcare Supplemental Benefits Company PR Newswire ... to $15 million of additional cash payable if HealthSmart achieves certain 2022 revenue targets. The acquisition of HealthSmart ( https://www.livehealthsmart.com ) will further expand Convey's mission to provide industry leading solutions and services that improve health plan operations and elevate the member experience. The parties expect to close the transaction during the first quarter of 2022.HealthSmart's health, wellness and diagnostic products centered on home-based care will accelerate Convey's capabilities ...
12/29/2021 Priority Health appoints new senior leaders grbj.com A Michigan health plan provider appointed three new leaders and filled a new senior role in health plan operations .Priority Health president Praveen Thadani led a nationwide candidate search to fill positions for the growing senior leadership team. The health plan provider named Nick Gates senior vice president of finance, Joyce Chan Russell senior vice president of government markets, Karena Weikel senior vice president of advanced analytics and chief actuary ...
12/21/2021 Priority Health Appoints New Senior Leaders Within Finance, Government Markets, Actuarial & Advanced Analytics and Health Plan Operations Yahoo News ... growing health plan that now serves more than 1.2 million lives, has appointed three new leaders within the organization’s finance, government markets and actuarial & advanced analytics divisions and created a new role in health plan operations. Praveen Thadani, president of Priority Health, led a comprehensive, nationwide search to find the right internal and external candidates to fill the roles within the growing senior leadership team. Nick Gates now serves ...
9/27/2021 Sunshine Health Appoints Nathan Landsbaum as CEO in Florida PR Newswire ... managed care organization. The merger is part of Centene's acquisition of WellCare Health Plans, which closed in January 2020 ."Nathan is an innovative and proven leader with a track record of motivating teams, managing health plan operations , and executing on our mission to help transform the health of our members and local communities," said Gregg MacDonald , Centene's Senior Vice President of Markets. "His leadership will be instrumental as we work ...
9/22/2021 AmeriHealth Caritas Appoints William T. Keena Market President of Its New Hampshire Plan Business Wire ... Caritas New Hampshire A proven Medicaid managed care leader with experience in New Hampshire and other states, Keena most recently served as vice president of operations for New Hampshire Healthy Families. He previously held health plan operations leadership roles at WellCare, Amerigroup, and Cigna. Keena is a graduate of the University of Connecticut. He also served in the United States Army Reserve for seven years and graduated from the Army ...
9/14/2021 Travere Therapeutics Appoints Ruth Williams-Brinkley to its Board of Directors Globe Newswire ... today announced the appointment of Ruth Williams-Brinkley to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. Ms. Williams-Brinkley brings to Travere more than 35 years of executive leadership in care delivery and health plan operations . “On behalf of the Board of Directors, I am pleased to welcome Ruth to Travere,” said Gary Lyons, chairman of the Travere Therapeutics Board of Directors. “She is a distinguished leader with ...
9/14/2021 Travere Therapeutics Appoints Ruth Williams-Brinkley to its Board of Directors - Stocks News Feed stocksnewsfeed.com ... today announced the appointment of Ruth Williams-Brinkley to the Company’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. Ms. Williams-Brinkley brings to Travere more than 35 years of executive leadership in care delivery and health plan operations .“On behalf of the Board of Directors, I am pleased to welcome Ruth to Travere,” said Gary Lyons, chairman of the Travere Therapeutics Board of Directors. “She is a distinguished leader with ...
8/27/2021 MDwise Names VP insideindianabusiness.com Indianapolis-based health insurance provider MDwise has named Torriaun Everett vice president of health plan operations . He previously served as director of network administration and health plan operations for Molina Health Care of Michigan. Everett holds a bachelor's degree from Central Michigan University ...
8/20/2021 Project Manager - Health Care Plans monster.com ... recruiting for a Project Manager/Consultant to support the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) commitment to improving services for veterans. Qualified candidates will have project management experience supporting network providers' services. Prior experience with commercial health plan operations or government health plan operations consulting is required. Job Type: Full Time/W2 (1099 not available) Location Note: This program is based in Washington, DC and remote work from U.S. based home office ...
8/18/2021 E-book Health Care Operations Management: A Systems Perspective Epub slideshare.net ... Management: A Systems Approach looks at operations, systems and financial management; methods for improving operations; analytical tools and technology; and health care supply chain. Thoroughly revised, the new Third Edition offers new content on health plan operations , use of information technology in operations management, and analytics - topics often overlooked in most health care operational management texts.Additional noteworthy updates include: -Expanded systems perspective that emphasizes the interconnection between the hospital and ...
8/5/2021 -E-book- Health Care Operations Management: A Systems Perspective Paperback slideshare.net ... Management: A Systems Approach looks at operations, systems and financial management; methods for improving operations; analytical tools and technology; and health care supply chain. Thoroughly revised, the new Third Edition offers new content on health plan operations , use of information technology in operations management, and analytics - topics often overlooked in most health care operational management texts.Additional noteworthy updates include: -Expanded systems perspective that emphasizes the interconnection between the hospital and ...
8/3/2021 'More assertive': Kaiser Permanente, others announce COVID-19 vaccine requirements abc7news.com ... physicians to be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus, and the more transmissible, more infectious Delta variant. "We know that is maybe more assertive than what other organizations are doing," Michelle J. Gaskill-Hames, Health Plan Operations for Kaiser Permanente, Northern California told reporters. "But we've been a leader in preventing disease and in care innovation, and we believe we've got to lead this across the country." RELATED: Walmart, Google ...