Name: Cheryl Morrison-Bornstein
New title: Chief operating officer
Previous title: Vice president of growth operations, commercial and consumer markets at Blue Shield of California
Morrison-Bornstein will play a central role in growing the regional health plan, building upon her experiences at other major healthcare organizations.
"Cheryl will play a crucial role in the ongoing transformation of PHP, especially as we look for new and innovative ways to better serve members while we continue to put their needs first," Don Antonucci, CEO of Providence Health Plan said in a statement.
Throughout her nearly two-decade healthcare career, Morrison-Bornstein has been focused on growth and strategy development.
At Blue Shield of California, Morrison-Bornstein oversaw the launch of its commercial self-funded employer operating model. Prior to Blue Shield, Morrison-Bornstein was vice president of client growth strategy at UnitedHealth Group — OptumRx.
Oregon-based Providence Health Plan covers nearly 670,000 members and is part of Providence Health, one of the nation's largest nonprofit health systems by revenue.