BLUFFTON, SC (PRWEB) June 20, 2012
CareCore National, LLC announced today that it has selected John Arlotta to head the organization as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Arlotta brings with him over 35 years of leadership in the healthcare industry. Prior to joining CareCore National, Mr. Arlotta was Special Advisor to General Atlantic, LLC a leading global growth equity firm. Previously, Mr. Arlotta served as Chairman, President and CEO of Denver-based Coram, Inc.
“We are fortunate to have someone of John Arlotta’s caliber and experience to lead CareCore National,” said Richard Weininger, MD, Chairman of CareCore National, LLC. “We welcome John’s experience and leadership to the CareCore community.”
CareCore National’s former Acting CEO, Doug Tardio will return to his previous role as President and Chief Operating Officer. “Doug’s guidance in leading CareCore since September 2011 has been of great value to the organization,” added Dr. Weininger.
“CareCore National, LLC is at the forefront of providing healthcare solutions to the rapidly changing healthcare industry,” said Arlotta. "I am excited to be part of this organization, building on its expertise, keeping focus on our customers and utilizing its experienced management team to help bring CareCore to the next level.”
Prior to Coram, Mr. Arlotta served as Chairman and CEO of NeighborCare Inc., a Baltimore-based public company with annual revenues of $1.6 billion. NeighborCare was in the business of providing pharmaceutical products and services to nursing homes. After joining NeighborCare in July 2003, he took the company public in December of that year. Mr. Arlotta has also served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Caremark Rx and as Chairman, President, and CEO of HealthCall Corporation. Mr. Arlotta is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and is a retired U.S. Army Reserve Captain.
About CareCore National
CareCore National, LLC (http://www.carecorenational.com) provides innovative healthcare solutions that improve quality of care. Our products address a wide array of healthcare services including radiology, cardiology, medical oncology, radiation oncology, sleep apnea, musculoskeletal care and lab services that touch the lives of over 45 million insured across more than 35 Commercial, Medicare Advantage, Managed Medicaid health plans, ACOs and Self-insured entities. CareCore solutions utilize the most innovative technologies in healthcare underpinned by partnerships with Cisco, VMWare, EMC2 and GemFire combined with clinical expertise from academic and community physicians from across the country. The company is headquartered in Bluffton, SC, and has more than 1300 employees.