Navigation Links
WellPoint Appoints Brian A. Sassi as President and CEO of the Company's Consumer Business Unit
Date:1/9/2008

Leslie A. Margolin Named President of Blue Cross of California

INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP) today announced that Brian A. Sassi has been appointed president and chief executive officer of the company's Consumer Business Unit, which includes the Individual, Senior and State Sponsored (Medicaid) customer segments.

Sassi, formerly president of Blue Cross of California, replaces Joan Herman, who announced her plans last year to retire in 2008. Sassi will begin transitioning into his new role immediately and assume full responsibility on February 1.

"Brian Sassi has a 25-year career in the health insurance industry and an impressive record of accomplishments in our company," said Angela F. Braly, president and chief executive officer of WellPoint, Inc. "His strong combination of market knowledge, operational experience and industry leadership will help ensure continued growth of our Consumer Business Unit, which has been and will continue to be critical to WellPoint's success."

Since joining Blue Cross of California in 1989, Sassi has held a number of leadership roles, including vice president of operations and strategic initiatives, general manager of small group accounts, and general manager of large group accounts. Prior to joining Blue Cross of California, Sassi held a number of industry management positions.

Separately, the company announced that Leslie Margolin will become president and general manager of Blue Cross of California. Margolin will be responsible for health plan management including product and service innovation, underwriting and sales, as well as client and broker relations for both small and large group health coverage. In this role, Margolin is also responsible for the development of Blue Cross of California's long-term strategic direction and collaborating with local and state elected officials to improve the health of Californians. She will join the company
'/>"/>

SOURCE WellPoint, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. WellPoint Executive Mark Boxer Recognized as One of Computerworlds 2008 Premier 100 IT Leaders
2. WellPoint Announces Appointment of John Langenus as President of Anthem National Accounts
3. WellPoint Highlights 2007 Accomplishments and Strong 2008 Outlook at Annual Investor Meeting
4. WellPoint Announces Appointment of John Cannon III as Executive Vice President & General Counsel
5. WellPoint Provides Support and Resources to Most Vulnerable California Residents
6. WellPoint Taps Zagat Survey to Help Consumers Rate Experiences with Their Doctors
7. WellPoint Reports Third Quarter 2007 Results
8. WellPoint NextRx Receives National Leadership Award for Innovative Web Tool
9. Wellpoint NextRx Receives TIPPS Certification from the HR Policy Association
10. WellPoint Announces Realignment of Core Businesses; Names New Executives
11. WellPoint and M-Plan Enter Into Endorsement Agreement as M-Plan Announces Exit From the Commercial HMO Business in Indiana
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 Deer Path of Huntley -- ... Day Happy Hour from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Feb. ... in Huntley, Illinois, serves adults with physical disabilities between the ages ... Valentine's Day treats, games and sweetheart-themed karaoke. , For more information ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Woodloch Pines, an all-inclusive family resort located in ... number one best large hotel for families in the United ... annual Travelers’ Choice Awards. , TripAdvisor represents the world’s ... to millions of unbiased and honest traveler reviews. The best ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Angelweddingdress is a famous wedding dress company offering many ... it on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest. The fans will have ... a lottery every week. , Moreover, the company has extended ... Angelweddingdress homepage for more information. , Angelweddingdress ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 A new white paper ... and person-centeredness in the long-term care environment as well ... the continuum. The paper, “The Power of Person-Centeredness in ... and practices of the patient, resident and family experience ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... NJ (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Joan ... and keynote speaker at the upcoming 32nd Annual ... ACCME-accredited Physicians’ Education Resource®, LLC (PER®) , shares ... would have gone undetected if she had not followed ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Deer Path of Huntley Affordable Assisted Living to Host Valentine's Day Happy Hour 2Health News:TripAdvisor Names Woodloch Pines Best Hotel for Families in America 2Health News:TripAdvisor Names Woodloch Pines Best Hotel for Families in America 3Health News:Angelweddingdress Invites Its Customers To Follow It On Facebook, Twitter, And Pinterest 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 3Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 2Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 3Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 4Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 5Health News:Joan Lunden Reveals Diagnostic Approach That Led To Early Detection;To Keynote 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® 6
... make a dramatic difference in the management of patients with ... a new study finds. // ,The study, of ... 35% of patients, said Philip W.P. Bearcroft, MD, of Cambridge ... more significant is the fact that before an MRI was ...
... the U.S., the poorer their mental health becomes.// That’s ... prevalence of psychiatric disorders among Black individuals in the ... of the American Journal of Public Health. ,David ... of Society, Human Development and Health at the Harvard ...
... from the European Molecular Biology Laboratory's (EMBL) Mouse Biology ... Olavide in Sevilla,// Spain, now for the first time ... The study, which appears in the current issue of ... involved in learning and singled out the signaling pathway ...
... genetics and law experts at the Sandra Day O’Connor ... that could dramatically// hasten the development of personalized medicine. ... American Medical Association Journal, side effects from prescription drugs ... number of these deaths could be prevented by the ...
... as Hispanic and white women in two separate clinical ... be diagnosed// with later-stage cancer and to have more-aggressive ... the study, lead researcher Wendy Woodward of the University ... examined 2,140 women participating in two clinical trials of ...
... the first place among states and union territories to enforce ... find any genetic disorder// that could lead to disabilities. ... screening of all children would be done to check any ... introduce screening shortly. ,While poor people would be ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Researchers Investigate Molecular Basis of Memory 2Health News:More Americans Die Due To Side Effects From Prescription Drugs Every Year: Report 2Health News:More Americans Die Due To Side Effects From Prescription Drugs Every Year: Report 3
(Date:1/23/2015)... , Jan. 23, 2015  Pete Rose, baseball,s all-time hits ... and arthritis pain reliever Myoflex, Ducere Pharma has announced. ... we are excited to have him on board with Myoflex," ... "He is a legendary player who is known across all ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... , Jan. 23, 2015 Cord Blood America, Inc. ... ("CBAI" or the "Company")  filed a Preliminary Proxy Statement, Schedule ... ) today, and provides an update for shareholders detailing why ... is requested. Dear Shareholders, As we ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... and BOSTON , January 23, 2015 ... and development company, is delighted to announce that the ... to Miles Congreve (Vice President of Chemistry), ... Malcolm Weir (Chief Executive Officer and co-founder) for the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Pete Rose bets on Myoflex to relieve aches and pains 2Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 2Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 3Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 4Heptares Scientists to Receive the Malcolm Campbell Memorial Prize for 2015 in Recognition of Their Outstanding Contribution to GPCR Drug Discovery 2Heptares Scientists to Receive the Malcolm Campbell Memorial Prize for 2015 in Recognition of Their Outstanding Contribution to GPCR Drug Discovery 3Heptares Scientists to Receive the Malcolm Campbell Memorial Prize for 2015 in Recognition of Their Outstanding Contribution to GPCR Drug Discovery 4
... 6, 2012  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... wholly owned subsidiary of Lilly, today announced the ... Amyvid™, a radioactive diagnostic agent indicated for brain ... impairment who are being evaluated for Alzheimer,s Disease ...
... The 99 Cents Only Stores is partnering with the American ... the broader LA community the many affordable disaster items ... Cents Only Stores. In the wake of recent natural ... Cross are urging the Los Angeles community to be ...
Cached Medicine Technology:FDA Approves Amyvid™ (Florbetapir F 18 Injection) for Use in Patients Being Evaluated for Alzheimer's Disease and Other Causes of Cognitive Decline 2FDA Approves Amyvid™ (Florbetapir F 18 Injection) for Use in Patients Being Evaluated for Alzheimer's Disease and Other Causes of Cognitive Decline 3FDA Approves Amyvid™ (Florbetapir F 18 Injection) for Use in Patients Being Evaluated for Alzheimer's Disease and Other Causes of Cognitive Decline 4FDA Approves Amyvid™ (Florbetapir F 18 Injection) for Use in Patients Being Evaluated for Alzheimer's Disease and Other Causes of Cognitive Decline 5FDA Approves Amyvid™ (Florbetapir F 18 Injection) for Use in Patients Being Evaluated for Alzheimer's Disease and Other Causes of Cognitive Decline 6FDA Approves Amyvid™ (Florbetapir F 18 Injection) for Use in Patients Being Evaluated for Alzheimer's Disease and Other Causes of Cognitive Decline 7FDA Approves Amyvid™ (Florbetapir F 18 Injection) for Use in Patients Being Evaluated for Alzheimer's Disease and Other Causes of Cognitive Decline 899 Cents Only Stores Partners with the Red Cross to Help Local Residents Prepare for the Big One 2
Plasma Blast Chest Freezer -50C - 8098/8091 maintains a -50C (-58F) temperature to rapidly freeze single donor, apheresed, and fresh frozen plasma. Rapid freezing also preserves Factor VIII. Full loa...
... stage hermetically sealed refrigeration system ... cabinet interior achieving -35C*. This ... TS-2000 alarm monitoring system and ... to comply with Australian Standard ...
Velcro® Tracheostomy tube holders are available in Adult, pediatric, and infant sizes....
... of use and patient comfort, our soft ... comfort and is available in a range ... fit. For hard to fit patients, MARPAC ... your specifications. Don't just take our word ...
Medicine Products: