Brad Fluegel Joins Health Integrated Board of Directors
Walgreens executive brings integrated care vision and healthcare business
strategy to innovative healthcare management company board.
TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 21, 2013
TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Health Integrated, Inc., a
recognized innovator in care management strategies for vulnerable, fragile and
at-risk individuals, has appointed healthcare industry veteran Brad Fluegel to
its board of directors. Fluegel, senior vice president and chief strategy
officer for Walgreen Co., the nation's largest drugstore chain, started
serving as a Health Integrated director in July 2013.
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"Brad joins our board during a tremendous time of opportunity and growth, and
we are honored to have him," says Shan Padda, chairman and chief executive
officer of Health Integrated. "With his experience in creating business
strategies for integrated care programs, Brad brings to our board a deep
insight about the value of care coordination, which is especially needed for
In his role at Walgreens, Fluegel is responsible for corporate strategy,
business development and project management. Fluegel joined Walgreens in
October 2012, after serving as an executive in residence at Health Evolution
Partners, a private equity firm for healthcare companies. Previously, Fluegel
served as executive vice president and chief strategy and external affairs
officer for Wellpoint, one of the largest health benefits companies in the
U.S. He also had leadership roles at Aetna, a leading healthcare management
company, and Reden & Anders and Tillinghast-Towers Perrin, management
consulting firms in healthcare.
"Health Integrated has created an innovative approach to meeting the complex
needs of under-served individuals while helping health plan customers contain
costs," says Fluegel. "Health Integrated is passionate about its ability to
make a difference for vulnerable populations and health plans that serve them,
and I'm proud to be part of such an innovative company. I look forward to
contributing to Health Integrated's ongoing success by implementing strategies
that enable customers to improve the patient experience of care, improve the
health of the population, and reduce the per capita cost of healthcare."
Early in his career, Fluegel held several positions in strategy, planning and
product development, and management at Harvard Community Health Plan, and led
audits and feasibility studies for healthcare clients at Arthur Andersen &Co.
He has a master's degree in public policy from Harvard University's Kennedy
School of Government, and a bachelor of arts in business administration from
the University of Washington.
About Health Integrated
Health Integrated lowers health care costs for Commercial, Medicaid and
Medicare health plans and improves the lives of their members by delivering
products and services powered by the behavioral sciences and clinical
informatics. We are experts in examining the interplay of behavioral and
physical health and use innovative care management techniques to minimize
health care costs by effectively addressing the "whole person". Our holistic,
integrated approaches help individuals realize better clinical outcomes as
pathways to living healthier, happier, more productive lives. For more
information, visit www.healthintegrated.com.
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