New York, NY (PRWEB) March 05, 2018
MultiPlan, Inc. today welcomed Shawn E. Thamert as Vice President, Sales and Account Management, with responsibility for the Government segment. Today, MultiPlan provides healthcare cost management solutions for Medicaid, Medicare Advantage, TRICARE, the Veterans Administration and various other federal agencies. Mr. Thamert is charged with growing the client base while deepening MultiPlan’s value to existing government clients.
He has more than 20 years of experience in sales, operations and P&L management in the healthcare and insurance industries as well as a history of value creation for Medicare Advantage payers.
“Shawn has a proven track record of growing Medicare Advantage business, whether by expanding into new markets, increasing membership or introducing new products,” said Brendan Miller, Senior Vice President of Sales and Account Management for MultiPlan. “We’re looking forward to him collaborating with government healthcare payers to help them grow their business while reducing their healthcare spending.”
Before coming to MultiPlan, Mr. Thamert was Vice President of Sales at Geisinger Health System, where he implemented new products, grew the company’s commercial business and expanded the company’s Medicare Advantage business. Prior to that, he was Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Jackson Health System, a government owned health plan where he successfully developed and launched three Medicare Advantage products. He’s also held leadership positions at Humana, HealthNow New York, Inc. /BCBS Western New York, and Coventry Healthcare Corporation.
He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Arts and Business Communication from Pennsylvania State University.
MultiPlan is committed to helping healthcare payers manage the cost of care, improve their competitiveness and inspire positive change. Leveraging sophisticated technology, data analytics, and a team rich with industry experience, the company interprets clients’ needs and customizes innovative solutions that combine its payment integrity, network-based and analytics-based services. MultiPlan is a trusted partner to over 700 healthcare payers in the commercial health, government and property and casualty markets, and saves these companies more than $14 billion annually. MultiPlan is owned by Hellman & Friedman and other investors. For more information, visit multiplan.com.