McNAir Named President of OakTree Health Plan.PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 7, 1999--
OakTree Health Plan, a Philadelphia-based subsidiary of Health Risk Management, Inc. (Nasdaq:HRMI HRMI Human Resources Management Information (UK) ) announced today that Gerald L. McNair has been appointed president effective September 1, 1999.
OakTree Health Plan is an HMO HMO health maintenance organization.
A corporation that is financed by insurance premiums and has member physicians and professional staff who provide curative and preventive medicine within certain financial, that provides health care services to Medicaid recipients in southeastern Pennsylvania as part of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's HealthChoices program.
"We are extremely pleased to have the leadership and experience that Gerald McNair brings to OakTree Health Plan," said Gary McIlroy, MD, chairman and chief executive officer, HRM HRM Her/His Royal Majesty
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McNair joins OakTree Health Plan from his prior position as president and chief executive officer of CarePartners, LLC (Logical Link Control) See "LANs" under data link protocol.
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Previously, McNair served as president and chief executive officer of Americaid of New Jersey, Inc., an HMO that served the Medicaid population in Newark, NJ. In this role, he grew this start-up HMO to 15,000 members in eighteen months. McNair has also held executive positions with Aetna Professional Management Corporation, Travelers Managed Care System and INOVA Health Systems.
A native of Boston, McNair holds a B.A. from Brandeis University and an M.P.H. in Hospital Administration from Yale University. He is a fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives The American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) is an international professional association of healthcare executives (high-level hospital administrators, CEOs, COOs, health system officers, etc.) Its central offices are located at 1 N. , and is a board member of the Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake and of the Leadership of Rockland County, New York Rockland County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York, 12 miles north-northwest of New York City. As of the 2000 census, the population was 286,753. The county seat is New City. The name comes from "rocky land," an early description of the area given by settlers. .
McNair succeeds Adele Kimpell, executive vice president of HRM, who was named acting president of OakTree Health Plan earlier this summer during the search for a president. Kimpell will continue with her current responsibilities at OakTree Health Plan and aid in the transition through the fall.
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