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naviHealth Expands Leadership Team

November 12, 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 12, 2018--To continue to support clients in their strategic shift toward more efficient value-based programs,  naviHealth  has promoted its long-time Chief Operating Officer, Carter Paine, to President and COO, and added Dr. Jay LaBine as Chief Medical Officer and Denise Ceule as Chief Legal Officer.

“Health care is demanding and rapidly evolving. To meet the needs of our health system and health plan partners, and more importantly, their patients, we recognized the need to expand our leadership team,” said Clay Richards, CEO at naviHealth. “With the promotion of Carter, who has helped naviHealth grow exponentially since its founding in 2011, and the additions of Dr. LaBine, with whom we’ve  worked closely for many years, as well as Denise who is recognized as a strong leader and excellent lawyer, we’re strengthening our foundation to drive all sectors of our business and support the needs of clients and patients.”

As President and COO, Paine is responsible for all of naviHealth’s business segments, including operations, business development, marketing, and communications.

Dr. LaBine, a well-respected physician who has worked with naviHealth since 2013 as a customer, now serves as naviHealth’s CMO. He was formerly the Senior Vice President and Associate Chief Medical Officer at Spectrum Health and the Chief Medical Officer at Priority Health, both of which are naviHealth’s partners. Dr. LaBine, a former U.S. Army surgeon with more than 20 years of experience, will continue to advance value-based care initiatives for naviHealth and its clients by overseeing clinical strategies, health service operations, physician leadership, and data science and analytics.

Ceule is an experienced lawyer who brings nearly 20 years of practice in the healthcare industry to her role as Chief Legal Officer at naviHealth. Previously, Ceule served as Corporate Secretary and Vice President, Law – Corporate & Securities at Change Healthcare (formerly Emdeon) where she also served as Senior Legal Counsel. Her expertise in securities law, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, compliance, and administration will benefit naviHealth as the company expands.

For more information about naviHealth and how to join the growing team, visit  www.navihealth.com.

About naviHealth

naviHealth manages risk on behalf of healthcare providers and health plans in the shift from volume to value. Drawing from two decades of experience, naviHealth’s clinical support services, coupled with proprietary technology and advanced analytics, get patients to the right level of care at the right time.  www.naviHealth.com

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA TENNESSEE

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY DATA MANAGEMENT HEALTH PROFESSIONAL SERVICES INSURANCE GENERAL HEALTH MANAGED CARE

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