“Cognitive Medical Systems, experts in helping large public and private organizations make the most of their comprehensive healthcare IT investments, announced today its newest advisory board member, Steven D. Tough, former president of Health Net’s Government Programs Division.”
“He also served as president of the company’s Federal Services division until 2011 and led one of the longest-serving TRICARE managed care support contractor businesses during his tenure.”
“Additionally, Tough led Health Net’s group for its Veterans Affairs, Medicaid and Dual Eligible Programs. He transitioned to the role of President of Health Net Corporation Government Programs Division in 2011…”
“Health Net’s Government Programs segment consisted of Health Net Federal Services (HNFS) Department of Defense, Veterans Affairs, and Corrections Programs, the Medicaid/Medi-Cal lines of business and the company’s dual-eligible program operations. Since November 2009, Tough had been responsible for serving more than 4 million members across government contracts, Medicare Advantage and California health plans…” Read the full press release here.
Source: Former Health Net executive joins Cognitive Medical Systems’ advisory board – November 2019. Cognitive Medical Systems.