2024 EWC Benefactor: Optum

About Optum

We’re a leading health solution and care delivery organization. Our work is complex, but our mission is simple: create a healthier world.

What we do

At Optum, we bring together advanced data and technology, deep clinical experience and professional partnerships — making health care smarter and simpler.

Change Healthcare is part of Optum

The combined businesses share a vision for achieving a simpler, more intelligent and adaptive health system for patients, payers and care providers. Optum is focused on connecting and simplifying the core clinical, administrative and payment processes health care providers and payers depend on to serve patients. Increasing efficiency and reducing friction will benefit the entire health system, resulting in lower costs and a better experience for all stakeholders.

Nowhere can technology have a greater impact than in healthcare. So bring your skills to the team that’s leveraging AI, machine learning, and a collaborative energy to transform the entire industry, from provider to patient. At Change Healthcare, we’re developing innovative solutions and extraordinary careers. Join us and see how your work will impact lives for the better, including your own. We're Change Healthcare.

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We’re enabling a better, more efficient healthcare system

By leveraging data and expertise to deliver solutions that accelerate the transformation of the healthcare system.

... we work to create a stronger, better coordinated, increasingly collaborative, and more efficient healthcare system—one that enables operational efficiencies, optimizes financial performance and enhances the healthcare experience for individuals...

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We Create Solutions That Are Transforming the Healthcare System.

Healthcare can be frustrating and inefficient. At Change Healthcare, we’re dedicated to creating practical solutions that inspire a better healthcare system and help improve lives. The Change Healthcare Platform powers our ability to meet the dynamic needs of payers, providers, and consumers.

That’s where you come in. With your bold ideas and our modern tech stack at your fingertips, you’re ready to make healthcare better. Your insights and imagination will be a driving force behind innovative solutions that optimize financial performance, enhance the healthcare experience, and transform operational effectiveness and care.

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Neil de Crescenzo

President & CEO

August Calhoun

President Sales and Operation

Kris Joshi, Ph.D.

President, Network Solutions
& Software and Analytics

Thomas Laur

EVP & President
Technology Enabled Services

Steven Martin

EVP, Enterprise Technology

W. Thomas McEnery

EVP, Corporate Affairs and CMO

Joe Ashkouti

Managing Senior Counsel Enterprise Functions & Chief Privacy Officer

Monica McCullough

Chief Compliance and Ethics Officer

Ryan Miller

Senior Vice President Corporate Development

Who Attends the Executive War College

Health Systems and Hospital Clinical Laboratory and Pathology Leadership

Hospital C-Suite Administrators

Laboratory Vice Presidents

Pathology Lab Directors/Administrators

Laboratory Directors

Molecular and Genetic Lab Leaders

Precision Medicine & Genetic Program Directors/Administrators

Laboratory Section Managers/Leaders/Supervisors

Representative Labs:

  • ACL Laboratories/Advocate Health
  • Cleveland Clinic Laboratories
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Johns Hopkins Medicine
  • Baptist Health South Florida
  • Banner Health
  • Intermountain Health Outreach Labs
  • Baylor Scott & White Health
  • Cedars Sinai
  • Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center
  • Fabric Genomics
  • Kaiser Permanente

Independent Laboratories and Pathology Groups

Laboratory Owners/C-Suite/Vice Presidents/Directors

Pathology Group Owners/Directors

Pathology Group Practice Administrators

Physician Group Lab Owners/Directors

Public Health/Population Health VP’s/Directors

Life Sciences/Research Labs

Representative Labs:

  • Mayo Clinic Laboratories
  • ARUP (Reference Lab)
  • LabCorp (Reference Lab)
  • TriCore (Reference Lab)
  • GeneDx
  • Sonic Labs (Reference Lab)
  • Michigan Pathology Specialists (Pathologist Group)
  • Pacific Pathology Labs (Pathology Group)
  • NorDX (Animal Reference Lab)
  • Novartis (Research Pharm (Life Sciences)
  • AstraZeneca (Pharm/Life Sciences)
  • Caris Life Sciences (Pharm/Life Sciences)
  • Sonora Quest (Population Health Division)

Partners and Suppliers to Laboratory and Pathology Groups

In Vitro Diagnostic Manufacturers


Diagnostic Instrument, Product & Technology

Informatics Products and Services

Suppliers of Automation, Analyzers, and Assays

Revenue Cycle Management (RCM), Coding, Billing, and Collections

Legal, Regulatory & Compliance

Representative Companies:

  • Abbott (Diagnostics)
  • Epic Corporation (EMR/LIS)
  • Clinisys LIS
  • Cerner LIS
  • Telcor (Technology)
  • XIFIN (Technology/Informatics)
  • LifePoint Informatics
  • Change Health Care (RCM/billing)
  • HC1 (RCM)
  • Diagnostic Laboratory Services, Inc. (RCM)
  • COLA (Regulatory)
  • College of American Pathologists (Regulatory)
  • Beckman Diagnostics (Diagnostics)
  • Bio-Rad Laboratories (Diagnostics)
  • Hologic (Diagnostics)
  • Cardinal Health (Product & Technology)
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP (Legal)