FRISCO, Texas – October 1, 2019 – Conifer Health Solutions today announced that Jeff Jones, who has 30 years of strategy, operations and revenue cycle experience in the healthcare sector, has joined the company in the newly created position of Chief Commercial and Strategy Officer.
In this capacity, Mr. Jones will be responsible for Conifer’s commercial activities to expand the client base and build the organization’s new go-to-market strategies based upon technology investments in automation, artificial intelligence and data analytics. He will develop and help execute the strategic direction for the company, including product development and technology partnerships.
His experience includes over a decade at Stockamp & Associates, which was a leading revenue cycle management firm acquired by Huron Consulting Group. There he expanded his role as a national healthcare practice leader, delivering successful strategy, revenue and operational management solutions to the healthcare services sector. National and regional health systems, academic medical centers and technology companies valued his proficiency, and he developed an expertise in consumerism and payment model innovation among other areas.
“Sharpening our growth and commercial potential is a key priority for Conifer as we build a successful stand-alone company with new avenues for growth,” said Ron Rittenmeyer, Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Tenet Healthcare, Conifer’s parent corporation. “Jeff’s addition is a key milestone for this. He brings decades of sector expertise, strategic acumen and proven execution skills. We are delighted he has joined Conifer’s top team, and look forward to his many contributions.”
Mr. Jones began his career at Arthur Andersen and later worked in healthcare consulting roles at Booz Allen & Hamilton. He earned a Bachelor of Science from Oregon State University.
About Conifer Health Solutions
Conifer Health Solutions brings more than 35 years of healthcare industry expertise to clients in more than 135 local regions nationwide to help strengthen their financial and clinical performance, serve their communities and succeed at the business of healthcare. Conifer Health helps organizations transition from volume to value-based care, enhance the consumer and patient experience and improve quality, cost and access to healthcare. Annually, the company manages more than 17 million unique patient interactions, more than $25 billion in net patient revenue and more than $22 billion in medically managed spend. Conifer Health also provides population health management analytics and services for nearly 6 million lives. For more information, visit ConiferHealth.com or follow @ConiferHealth on Twitter.