Our current newsletter features a great article by Oxeon co-founder & Senior Associate Schuyler Yost discussing behavioral health integration, as well as an insightful interview between Associate Liam Gallagher and Bryan Sivak, former CTO of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Hope you enjoy!
Oxeon is pleased to announce the placement of Marcus Zachary as Senior Vice President & West Coast Regional Medical Executive. Marcus joins from Brown & Toland Medical Group, where he was Vice President for Quality and Senior Medical Director of Population Health. Evolent Health offers the first provider-led, fully integrated platform for population and health plan management to leading health systems. Evolent Health is funded by UPMC Health Plan, The Advisory Board Company and TPG Growth.
UPMC Enterprises is a division of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center that fosters new ideas for improvement in the delivery of healthcare through their integrated delivery and finance system. UPMC has successfully launched multiple businesses including Prodigo Solutions and Evolent Health that are changing the landscape of the healthcare industry.
Oxeon is excited to announce the placement of Sophie Pinkard as Vice President of Analytics at Imagine Health. Sophie joins from Castlight Health, where she was Senior Director of Strategic Analytics. Imagine’s mission is to transform healthcare through a unique contracting ecosystem that helps employers leverage volume to recognize and reward quality healthcare at an affordable price. Imagine is backed by HLM Venture Partners and Trident Capital.
Oxeon is pleased to announce the placement of Chris Covill and Elizabeth Sanford at Accolade. Chris joins from Mercer Health & Benefits, where he served as Partner, National Practice Leader. Elizabeth joins from Magellan Health where she was Senior Vice President, Health Plan Sector. Accolade is an innovative consumer engagement company, dedicated to helping people get the right care while improving their healthcare experience and lowering costs for large employers, payers and Accountable Care Organizations. Accolade is funded by Carrick Capital Partners, Accretive LLC and Comcast Ventures.
The Evolent Health executive team, led by their co-founders CEO Frank Williams, President Seth Blackley, and COO Tom Peterson, rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange this morning in celebration. Evolent will be trading under the symbol EVH and raised $195.5 million in an oversubscribed IPO by offering 11.5 million shares at $17, above the range of $14 to $16. They originally planned to offer 10 million shares.