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Optum recruits HHS Director of Strategy and Innovation to be VP...

Maia Laing, an industry leader who focused on interoperability, open data, streamlining of processes and reduction of burden as HHS Director of Strategy and...

Forbes: UnitedHealth’s Optum To Buy Data Analytics Firm Change Healthcare In...

"UnitedHealth Group’s Optum business is paying more than $13 billion for software and data analytics firm Change Healthcare in a move to bolster the...

OptumServe Technology Services taps industry leader Mike Eddings to serve as...

This technology services unit within OptumServe that develops Health IT solutions for DOD, Health and Human Services, Veterans Affairs and other Federal agencies to help modernize the U.S. health system, recently tapped this well-known industry executive to serve as President & CEO, as they look to take advantage of the perspective he has gained as a senior executive for a number of leading Federal Health technology solution and consulting providers.The post OptumServe Technology Services taps industry leader Mike Eddings to serve as President and CEO appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

HHS Chief of Staff to the Deputy Secretary exits, takes VP...

Armed with recent perspective gained leading major initiatives and providing strategic direction to the Deputy Secretary to advance Department policies that promote innovation, value-based care, care-coordination and regulatory reform, to include assisting in the daily management and operations of a Department with a $1.3 trillion budget and more than 80,000 employees, POLITICO is reporting that this key HHS leader will serve as a VP for Digital with this major partner to VA, Military Health and HHS/CMS. The post HHS Chief of Staff to the Deputy Secretary exits, takes VP for Digital role with Optum appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

OptumServe taps former MEDCoE Commanding General to be Chief of Staff

Looking to leverage perspective gained through multiple tenures in CEO and COO civilian equivalent positions within the Army and Military Health Systems, to include experience providing P&L oversight of $12.3 billion dollar global healthcare system, OptumServe has named this well-known leader to serve as a Chief of Staff.The post OptumServe taps former MEDCoE Commanding General to be Chief of Staff appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

VA to award contract for Nurse Advice Line (NAL) support to...

Solicitation: 36C10G20Q0065 Contract: 36C10G20C0014 The proposed action is for a firm fixed price Letter Contract to a single source, Optum Health Care Solutions, Inc. (large business),...

Recent HHS and CMS Health IT Advisor joins Optum to drive...

G2X TAKE: Looking to leverage Kevin Larsen’s serving as the Health IT SME and Advisor leading the HHS Indian Health Service Health IT modernization project, and prior experience leading the enterprise implementation of lean process and quality improvement across CMS, Optum has added a new Senior VP. In his new role Kevin will serve as a Clinical executive to lead the OptumLabs research agenda and the Optum Enterprise Strategy condition-centric management innovation program. Prior roles include: Senior Health IT Adviser - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Enterprise Lean Lead and Health IT Advisor - Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Medical Director of Meaningful Use - Office of the National Coordinator of Health IT Take Bytes The Optum team has made several big hires over the past couple of years, to include adding Patty Horoho as the CEO of Optum’s federal health service business, experienced growth leader, Dev Nathan as a VP for Federal Healthcare Strategy & Growth, Karoom Brown as new CEO for Federal Health IT Subsidiary, and they recently added former Chief Medical Officer, Deputy Administrator, and Director Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation, Patrick Conway as a Senior Executive in Residence. Optum has a current job opening for a Vice President of Business Development for DHA, VA. Optum is part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, bringing with that a set of past performance and expertise in the delivery of enterprise clinical and IT solutions across the Federal and commercial sector that few can match. Optum was named one of the NXT UP firms poised to make big waves in the Federal sector in 2020 and for years to come. TAGS: optum, hhs, cmsThe post Recent HHS and CMS Health IT Advisor joins Optum to drive Clinical Innovation and Translation appeared first on G2Xchange Health.

Optum recruits Ken Beecher to serve as VP and Veterans Affairs...

Ken Beecher, an account executive with 20+ years of experience supporting the Federal Health sector and agencies including U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA),...

OptumServe recruits Jack Magrane to serve as VP of Sales &...

John (Jack) Magrane, COL (Ret) will bring the perspective he has gained as a Federal sales executive, and leadership experience gained on strategic assignments,...

Optum adds former CMS Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation Director...

Patrick Conway, armed with perspective gained serving as CMS' chief medical officer, deputy administrator for Innovation and Quality, and director of the Center for...