Navigation Links
Blue Cross Chief Medical Officer Recognized as Leader in Disease Management
Date:9/16/2008

EAGAN, Minn., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- David W. Plocher, M.D., Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota chief medical officer and senior vice president of health management, informatics and pharmacy, is one of 28 national leaders in disease management named by Managed Healthcare Executive. Dr. Plocher was selected for his work in medical management, data analytics, information technology, and provider performance profiling. He is also an author of multiple articles, books, and book chapters on the topics of disease management and data analysis.

The magazine said it chose the leaders based on candidates' commitment to the disease management discipline, program results, innovation and thought leadership. Dr. Plocher was also recently recognized as one of the Top 100 Most Influential Leaders in Health Care by Minnesota Physician.

Dr. Plocher joined Blue Cross in 2005 and has responsibility for Blue Cross' health management division. He has a 25-year career in medicine, teaching, consulting and corporate leadership. Dr. Plocher has served on the editorial boards of several disease management journals and is a frequent presenter at national industry meetings.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, with headquarters in the St. Paul suburb of Eagan, was chartered in 1933 as Minnesota's first health plan and continues to carry out its charter mission today: to promote a wider, more economical and timely availability of health services for the people of Minnesota. A nonprofit, taxable organization, Blue Cross is the largest health plan based in Minnesota, covering 2.9 million members in Minnesota and nationally through its health plans or plans administered by its affiliated companies. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, headquartered in Chicago. Go to http://www.bluecrossmn.com to learn more about Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Red Cross Urges Safety in Wake of Hurricane Ike
2. Red Cross There as Hurricane Ike Roars Ashore
3. American Red Cross Sends Relief To Cuba
4. American Red Cross Issues Local Blood Supply Alert
5. American Red Cross Urges, Prepare for Ike
6. Preparations by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Will Assist Members Affected by Hurricane Ike
7. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Staff to Participate in WTMJ-TV Health Insurance Phone Bank
8. 55-Year Old Grandmother Documenting Journey of Running Seven Marathons Across Seven Continents
9. Pennsylvania Lt. Governor Catherine Baker Knoll Lauds American Red Cross Blood Donor Day
10. Texas Access to Justice Foundation Awards More Than $24 Million to Nonprofits Across the State for Legal Aid to Poor
11. American Red Cross Responds to Hurricane Gustav
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/9/2016)... PA (PRWEB) , ... December 09, 2016 , ... "I ... Fla. "I used this old family recipe, which is meant to relieve gout and ... it gave me a 12-hour energy boost every time. It relieved what VA doctors ...
(Date:12/9/2016)... ... December 09, 2016 , ... The Holy ... in New York, NY, on December 3rd, to benefit Holy Name Medical Center's ... annual event, which raised over $1 million - the largest event in the ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... The Florida Hospital ... and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS), the leading authority in hyperbaric medicine. This accreditation ... a few hospitals and facilities have earned this distinction. This is the second ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... Mirixa Corporation ... adherence, and other pharmacist-delivered patient care services, has announced the promotions of Karen ... to vice president of sales. , Litsinger joined Mirixa in 2008 after ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... SunView ... customers and employees that are both engaging and easy to use. Coming off ... the software company revealed today its plans to roll out new AI-powered self-service ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/9/2016)... Fla. , Dec. 9, 2016  Harmar Mobility, LLC announced ... and a member of the Board of Directors. Photo ... ... Mr. Dawson,s ... development of organizations across a variety of industries. He brings to ...
(Date:12/9/2016)... -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of ... offering. ... global travel vaccines market to grow at a CAGR of 6.83% ... scenario and the growth prospects of the global travel vaccines market ... revenue generated from the sales of various vaccines administered to actively ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... -- IRIDEX Corporation (NASDAQ: IRIX ) today announced ... stock, $0.01 par value (the "Offering" with such shares being ... terms of the Offering will depend on market and other ... no assurance as to whether or when the Offering may ... proceeds it will receive from this offering for working capital ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: