DALLAS, Nov. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Signify Health, a leading provider of tech-enabled care services in the home, announced today the appointment of Joseph Jasser, M.D. as Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President of Complex Care Management.
Dr. Jasser brings over 20 years of experience in healthcare. Prior to Signify Health, he served as president of Humana's Care Delivery Organization, where he was responsible for a $3.3B integrated clinical delivery system and oversaw all of the ambulatory clinics, population health management department, physician recruitment and retention, and organizational alignment across multiple constituents. Jasser also served as the President and CEO of Dignity Health Medical Foundation, where he was responsible for the strategic design and implementation of the ambulatory clinical infrastructure and network for each of Dignity Health's service areas, with focus on implementation and clinical integration with IPAs, CI Networks, and physician groups and was responsible for the strategic design and implementation of clinical growth, patient engagement initiatives, physician engagement initiatives, and clinical improvement programs.
"We are excited to have Dr. Jasser as a part of our team and to lead the expansion of the complex care management program," said Kyle Armbrester, Chief Executive Officer of Signify Health. "Dr. Jasser has a proven track record in care delivery, brings a fresh perspective to the table, and will drive further clinical excellence to our model as we grow and expand our care management program for many years to come."
"The in-home complex care management program at Signify Health is changing the industry," said Jasser. "We're placing a bigger focus on convenience and improved clinical outcomes in a lower cost setting for the patient."
Dr. Jasser holds a B.S. in biochemistry from The Ohio State University, where he also received his medical degree. He also holds an Executive MBA from Washington State University. He is board certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
About Signify Health:
Signify Health partners with leading health plans, healthcare providers, biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, and technology companies to improve quality of life by providing comprehensive care where and when it's needed most. With an innovative logistics and clinical workflow technology platform, exhaustive data set, and an unparalleled national clinical network, the company provides tech-enabled care services to vulnerable populations within the routine of their daily lives to improve health and quality of life. Signify Health serves well over one million health plan members each year, providing health risk evaluations, complex care management, outcomes-based pharma services, and specialized medical services in the home and other convenient locations. Signify Health is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, with locations in Virginia and South Dakota. Please visit www.signifyhealth.com as well as our LinkedIn page for more information about the company.