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Suzi Swoop O’Brien, Vice President of Health Plan Operations at Peoples Health Peoples Health Promotes Suzi Swoop O’Brien to Vice President of Health Plan Operations Peoples Health announced the promotion of Suzi Swoop O’Brien to vice president of health plan operations. O’Brien directs the activities of various departments to streamline technologically advanced processes while exceeding regulatory mandates. She also provides creative and strategic support for corporate projects and initiatives. O’Brien brings in-depth knowledge and a unique perspective on the local […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health Promotes Suzi Swoop O’Brien to Vice President of Health Plan Operations
Image of Judy Norwalt, Peoples Health AVP of Customer Service Peoples Health Promotes Judy D. Norwalt to Assistant Vice President of Customer Service Peoples Health announced the promotion of Judy D. Norwalt to assistant vice president of customer service. Norwalt oversees all corporate customer service contact with network providers and with the company’s plan members to ensure exceptional service is provided quickly and efficiently. She aligns service-related communication strategies with current company objectives and regulatory guidance, as well […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health Promotes Judy D. Norwalt to Assistant Vice President of Customer Service
Djuana Larrieu, Peoples Health Director of Strategic Initatives Peoples Health Promotes Djuana Larrieu to Director of Strategic Initiatives Peoples Health is pleased to announce the promotion of Djuana Larrieu to director of strategic initiatives. Larrieu facilitates project management for the development and execution of organizational and academic-based healthcare programs. She is responsible for determining and maintaining practices relative to corporate initiatives, as well as developing new concepts that support company goals and standards. […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health Promotes Djuana Larrieu to Director of Strategic Initiatives
Julie Grantz, Peoples Health AVP of Clinical Integreation Peoples Health Promotes Julie Grantz to Assistant Vice President of Clinical Integration Peoples Health announced the promotion of Julie Grantz to assistant vice president of clinical integration. Grantz facilitates productive relationships between company leadership and network providers, as well as supports decision-making efforts that further the company’s mission. She leads a team of multidisciplinary staff that develops and implements operational improvement strategies in line with corporate initiatives. […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health Promotes Julie Grantz to Assistant Vice President of Clinical Integration
Thomas Gennaro, Peoples Health VP of Financial Analysis Peoples Health Promotes Thomas Gennaro to Vice President of Financial Analysis Peoples Health announced the promotion of Thomas Gennaro to vice president of financial analysis. Gennaro is responsible for planning and directing activities for evaluating the financial impact of company projects, initiatives and opportunities. He provides financial oversight and support for strategic planning activities, ensuring alignment with company goals. Gennaro brings to his role more than […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health Promotes Thomas Gennaro to Vice President of Financial Analysis
James Remetich Peoples Health Appoints James Remetich to Executive Director of the New Orleans Region Peoples Health is pleased to announce the appointment of James Remetich to executive director of the New Orleans region. Remetich is responsible for increasing the efficiency of Peoples Health regional programs in order to optimize health outcomes for plan members and strengthen relationships with network providers. He also plays a lead role in developing long-term […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health Appoints James Remetich to Executive Director of the New Orleans Region
Melissa Pohlman, Peoples Health Peoples Health Promotes Melissa Pohlmann to Clinical Director of Dual-Eligible Program Peoples Health is pleased to announce the promotion of Melissa Pohlmann to clinical director of the Medicare Advantage company’s dual-eligible program, which focuses on plan members eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid. Pohlmann oversees the planning and coordination of care for these members. She also ensures the compliance of departmental policies and processes and assists […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health Promotes Melissa Pohlmann to Clinical Director of Dual-Eligible Program
Kelli Ross, Peoples Health Peoples Health Promotes Kelli Ross to Director of Authorization Division Peoples Health is pleased to announce the promotion of Kelli Ross to director of the authorization division. As part of the medical management team, she oversees clinical care coordination for the company’s Medicare Advantage plan members by ensuring operations and associated processes are delivered in a consistent, effective and timely manner. Ross brings extensive experience […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health Promotes Kelli Ross to Director of Authorization Division
Laura-Helen Bruneau, Peoples Health Director of Service Center Operations Peoples Health Promotes Laura-Helen Bruneau to Director of Service Center Operations Peoples Health is pleased to announce the promotion of Laura-Helen Bruneau to director of service center operations. Bruneau provides managerial oversight for the Medicare Advantage company’s service center locations, ensuring plan members receive quality comprehensive primary healthcare services and health education. Bruneau draws upon considerable experience in healthcare administration for her role. Before joining Peoples […] [...] Read More: Peoples Health Promotes Laura-Helen Bruneau to Director of Service Center Operations
Peoples Health logo Choosing the Best Way to Get Medicare Benefits On Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, the following letter was published in the Readers’ Views section of The Advocate: According to the enrollment dashboard on www.cms.gov, as of September 2017, there are more than 830,000 Louisiana residents receiving Medicare benefits. With Medicare’s annual enrollment period occurring through Dec. 7, now is when beneficiaries—both current and those […] [...] Read More: Choosing the Best Way to Get Medicare Benefits