BEDMINSTER, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zelis Healthcare, a healthcare technology company and market-leading provider of integrated healthcare cost management and payments solutions, today announced that Priscilla Alfaro, M.D., has joined the organization in the role of Chief Medical Officer.
“We are pleased to welcome Priscilla to Zelis,” said Doug Klinger, Zelis CEO. “Priscilla’s deep domain expertise in payment integrity and her broad industry relationships will help further accelerate our progress with helping to reduce the rising cost of healthcare.”
Dr. Alfaro currently serves as Chairman of the Medical Advisory Board for the National Healthcare Antifraud Association. Prior to Zelis, she held senior executive roles with Anthem and worked at the Office of the Inspector General for the Texas Health and Human Services Commission. Dr. Alfaro was a practicing pediatrician for 20 years. Her research has been published in Urology, The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacy Practice and AAP News.
“It’s a real privilege to join Zelis on our mission to help make healthcare more affordable for all of us,” said Dr. Alfaro.
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Zelis Healthcare is a mid-cap healthcare technology growth company and market-leading provider of integrated healthcare cost management and payments solutions including network analytics, network access, network cost management, payment integrity and electronic payments to payers, healthcare providers and consumers in the medical, dental and workers' compensation markets nationwide. Zelis Healthcare is backed by Parthenon Capital Partners. www.Zelis.com