Seasoned financial executive Doug Thompson joins the senior Lucent Health leadership team
Nashville, Tennessee, May 9, 2017 – Lucent Health (@LucentHealth), the leading Healthcare Risk Management, Administration and Advisory Services company, announced today that Doug Thompson has joined the firm as the Chief Financial Officer. Thompson brings an extensive healthcare-centric background in corporate finance, treasury, planning, tax and risk management.
“Doug’s senior financial operations experience in healthcare makes him an ideal fit for our growing firm. With our continued focus on accountability, transparency and innovation, Doug’s insights will be invaluable in helping us to continue to build our data-driven and innovative organization,” said Brett Rodewald, Chief Executive Officer of Lucent Health.
“I can’t imagine a more exciting time to join Lucent Health,” Thompson said. “Lucent Health is leading the healthcare industry with profound innovation across the enterprise while also engaging the broker and employer communities with compelling data-centric solutions. I’m delighted to be a part of it.”
A native of Baltimore, Maryland, Doug has over 15 years’ senior financial experience across a myriad of subspecialties. Prior to joining Lucent Health, Doug was CFO for Corizon; he has worked for Beacon Health Options (Behavioral Health), HealthSpring (Medicare Advantage), and CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (Commercial insurer). In his new role as CFO, Doug will report to the Lucent Health CEO.
Thompson holds a Master of Science in Finance, Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Business Administration, all from Loyola University Maryland.
About Lucent Health
Lucent Health (@LucentHealth), based in Nashville, TN, is the largest Third Party Administrator (TPA) in the US and empowers employers by reducing their healthcare risks and costs while improving employee access to innovative healthcare services. Lucent offers a variety of innovative data-driven products which lead the industry, including, Lucent Traditional, Lucent Clarity™ value-based payments, e2 MEC/MV™ solutions, Lucent Vista™ level funded, Lucent Tribia™ a tribal enterprise health plan and Lucent Surity™ for captives. Lucent Health serves over 250,000 members and processes $600,000,000 in transactions annually. For more information, please visit lucenthealth.com.
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