Solera Health, announced this week that Ian Gordon has joined the company’s executive team as President and Chief Operating Officer. In his role, Gordon will oversee the continued development of Solera’s technology platform and drive operational excellence as Solera expands its healthcare marketplace model.
Ian Gordan Background/Experience
Gordon brings extensive experience in operations leadership having served as a senior vice president of health insurance operations at Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield where he was responsible for providing leadership and strategic direction for company operations and customer experience, including efforts to improve service quality while achieving new levels of efficiency and effectiveness. Gordon joined Regence in 2014 from McKesson Health Solutions, where he served as senior vice president and general manager. Previously, he served as chief operations officer at BlueCross and BlueShield of North Carolina, president, and CEO of Topaz Shared Services and president at Meritain Health.
Solera offers an extended care marketplace that connects patients, payers, and physicians with a preferred network of providers paid for outcomes through Solera’s clearinghouse function. Over the past year, Solera has evolved its technology platform to support a broader ecosystem of community and digital network partners to support the company’s strategy to match health plan members to a curated network of chronic condition prevention and management, social determinants of health and behavioral health providers. Solera’s network model has already proven its effectiveness in scaling the Diabetes Prevention Program nationwide with over 40 million lives currently under contract.
“This is a seminal time in the evolution of Solera Health’s business as the potential of the company’s unique marketplace model is now being fully recognized,” said Brenda Schmidt, CEO of Solera Health. “Ian has an exceptional track record of leading organizations and implementing transformational operational strategies. I look forward to collaborating closely with him as Solera converts a fragmented healthcare landscape into a curated ecosystem of integrated solutions for monitoring, managing and improving patient health.”