COLUMBIA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--StrategicHealthSolutions, LLC (Strategic), is pleased to announce that John S. Parker, MD, FACS, FCCP, has joined the Executive Board effective May 1, 2015.
Dr. Parker has served more than 39 years with the U.S. Army, attaining the rank of Major General, Medical Corps., and receiving two U.S. Army Distinguished Service Medal awards.
In addition to his impressive service to our country, Dr. Parker is a physician with more than 40 years of experience in clinical practice, as well as the teaching and management of large health care and medical research institutions.
“We are honored to have him,” said Peg Stessman, CEO of Strategic and Chairman of the board. “John’s involvement will provide valuable insight as we expand into military health.”
Dr. Parker has held a variety of high profile positions within the industry including Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and Chief Medical Officer for SAIC, a large enterprise with $4.1B in revenue and 13,000 employees. Additionally, he held the role of CEO at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center and the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, the largest medical research and development organization within the Department of Defense with $1.3B in revenue and 4,600 employees.
“I’m honored to be brought on as a member of Strategic’s board and to help this successful company continue to climb in the industry,” said Dr. Parker. “I’m privileged to use my knowledge of health care management to work with the other board members and executives at Strategic to shape the course of the company’s future.”
Headquartered in Omaha, Neb., with a second office in Columbia, Md., StrategicHealthSolutions is a government contractor that helps preserve the sustainability of America’s health care system by providing high-value, consistent solutions that support education, oversight, and enforcement of Federal regulations.