(PRWEB) July 13, 2012
Big4.com, the premier social networking forum for professionals and alumni of Accenture, Andersen, BearingPoint, Capgemini, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers PwC reports that Gary M. Jacobs has joined PwC’s Health Industries Advisory practice as a managing director based in Washington, D.C.
Big4.com notes that he brings to PwC a broad background in health policy, having spent the past five years in Washington D.C. playing a significant role in advocating health strategies that promoted partnership models between the government and private sectors.
Michael Galper, leader of PwC’s US Health Insurance practice commented:
“We are pleased to welcome Gary Jacobs to PwC’s Health Industries advisory team,” he said. “Over the course of his career, Gary has played a significant role in developing strategies for successfully managing and operating government programs in the private sector.”
Prior to joining PwC, Jacobs was Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and Government Relations at Universal American Corp., a New York Stock Exchange-listed healthcare services company focused on serving the Medicare and Medicaid markets. Big4.com reports that in his new role with PwC, Jacobs will lead an initiative to help healthcare providers, health insurance companies and pharmaceutical companies develop strategies for Medicare, Medicaid, shared-savings programs, state dual integration efforts and managed long-term care models.
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