Navigation Links
Jon R. Wampler Joins Portico Systems' Board of Directors
Date:9/18/2007

Brings More Than 30 years of Healthcare Management Expertise

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Portico Systems, the leader in Provider Network Management solutions, today announced the addition of Jon Wampler, former president and CEO of PacifiCare of California, to its board of directors.

"Jon's deep knowledge and experience working with one of the country's largest HMOs is a tremendous asset to Portico Systems as we continue to aggressively grow our company, and enhance our solution offerings to address emerging market needs," said Ned Moore, CEO of Portico Systems. "With more than 30 years of experience touching many aspects of the healthcare business, Jon is an outstanding addition to our board."

In addition to heading up two divisions of PacifiCare Health Systems, Wampler held multiple leadership roles at Humana, MetLife Healthcare Network and Spectrum Emergency Care -- working side-by-side with both health plan administrators and physicians.

"As new trends like transparency, consumerism and pay-for-performance emerge and re-shape the healthcare industry, managing provider networks effectively will continue to grow more complex," said Wampler. "Portico Systems is the recognized leader in helping health plans adopt and manage new market demands with an innovative, end-to-end approach that's already saving some of the country's largest health plans millions of dollars a year. I'm looking forward to working with Portico's management team to help shape the company's go-forward plan, and capitalize on new market opportunities as they arise."

Wampler joins Moore and three other existing board members: Bill Pocklington, EVP and director at Portico; Steven R. Burns, former partner in Accenture's Health Services Practice; and John Loftus, EVP and managing director of Safeguard Scientifics' Technology Group.

About Portico(TM) Systems

Portico Systems offers health plans software solutions exclusively focused on unlocking the value of Provider Network Management. Our hallmark Portico Provider Platform empowers health plans to infuse agility into their provider network management functions while delivering actionable provider information. The platform streamlines provider network processes while accelerating new revenue streams, enhancing employee effectiveness and optimizing provider relationships. For more information, please contact Chris Jones at cjones@porticosys.com or 215-358-3723. You may also visit our website at http://www.porticosys.com.

About Safeguard

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) builds value in high-growth, revenue-stage information technology and life sciences businesses. Safeguard provides growth capital as well as a range of strategic, operational and management resources to our partner companies. Safeguard participates in expansion financings, corporate spin-outs, management buyouts, recapitalizations, industry consolidations and early-stage financings. http://www.safeguard.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Portico Systems
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Ranbaxy joins hand with Cipla to co-market ciprofloxacin
2. Rat joins list of cloned animals
3. Richard Gere Joins Indian Stars For Fight Against AIDS
4. Enbrel Joins with Methotrexate to Cure Rheumatoid Arthritis
5. Anoushka Joins Hands With WFP to Feed the Poor
6. India Joins Hands With Global Body for Vaccine Research
7. Another Statewide Organization Joins the Fight Against Assisted Suicide
8. Two-year-old Joins Mensa, Becomes Its Youngest Ever Genius
9. New Computerized Imaging Systems Help In Better Dental Treatment Planning
10. Painkilling Patch As Effective As Intravenous Delivery Systems
11. WHO says damage to eco systems are affecting human health
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... Dr. Raffi Hovsepian, a leading ... the 2016 “Guide to America’s Top Plastic Surgeons” for seven consecutive years. The ... education, experience, and professional associations. , One the most frequently honored surgeons ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... December 02, 2016 , ... ... edition of "Cardiovascular Health" in USA Today, which covers the innovative treatments, therapeutic ... health while maintaining fulfilling lives. “We are prolonging life 6 years in the ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... , ... December 02, 2016 , ... ... the Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa in Honolulu, offering local frontline ... field of pain management. , The demand for supplemental training related to ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... Sourced from the Isbre Springs beneath the ... its unmatched natural purity of just 6 ppm TDS (Total Dissolved Solids) in addition ... has been available in several ShopRite and FoodTown stores in NJ and received rave ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... Yisrayl Hawkins, at The House of Yahweh in ... fits into Bible Prophecy. Yisrayl says this generation, known as the Last Generation, started ... how the details line up exactly with Bible Prophecy – a protected way for ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/2/2016)... 2016 bioLytical Laboratories, un líder mundial en test rápidos ... HIV Self Test , a los miembros de la Kenya Pharmaceutical Association. ... ... INSTI HIV Self Test! (PRNewsFoto/bioLytical Laboratories) ...      (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161201/444905 ) bioLytical fue invitada por la ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... GARDENS, N.Y. , Dec. 2, 2016  LifeVac, ... will be included in the Emergency Response Training and ... are very excited to have LifeVac become part of ... Lih , Founder and CEO of LifeVac. "Having an ... LifeVac safely and effectively will help leverage our efforts ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... 2016 According to a ... by Product (Instruments, Reagents, Software), Technology (Immunoassay, Clinical ... Nephrology, Infectious Diseases) - Forecast to 2021" published ... USD 60.22 Billion in 2016. This market is ... during the forecast period (2016-2021) to reach USD ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: