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May 25, 2017

Today's Featured Story    

On Top of Potential MA Growth, MCOs Are Tracking Dozens of RFPs

As several Medicaid-focused managed care organizations look to Medicare Advantage as a new area of growth for the companies, executives during recent conference calls to discuss first-quarter 2017 earnings noted that Medicaid continues to present a robust pipeline of opportunities.... Read Full Story

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Today's AIS Health Datapoint

1,188,700 ... is the number of 2017 public exchange members enrolled by Centene Corporation, which leads the U.S. This figure represents 10.18% of the insurer's total medical enrollment in 2017.



People on the Move

SelectHealth named Thomas Risse vice president and chief financial officer. He previously was chief financial officer for the Hawaii region of Kaiser Permanente….Global consulting firm Mercer promoted Ken Haderer to president of the North America Region. He formerly was chief operating officer and led Mercer Services. Haderer succeeds Simon O’Regan, who retired but will remain connected with the firm and its leadership in a senior advisory capacity. René Beaudoin, formerly Mercer Services global health delivery leader, succeeds Haderer as COO and leader of Mercer Services….Astellas promoted Mark Schwitzenberg vice president of the Marketing, Urology and Hospital Business Unit. Most recently, he was the executive director for Urology Marketing.


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