Atlanta – Healthcare Solutions today announced the appointment of Joe Boures to the position of chief operating officer (COO). Boures joins the Atlanta-based company with extensive experience in executive management positions within the workers’ compensation market. In his new role as COO, Boures will provide direction and oversight for the company’s current and emerging product offerings, as well as information technology, legal and human resources functions.
“Healthcare Solutions has a strong reputation for assisting workers’ compensation payers in achieving medical management goals, inclusive of patient care and cost reduction objectives,” said Boures. “I’m excited to join the company in a leadership role so that I can continue the tradition of successfully delivering results to the company’s valued customers.”
Prior to joining Healthcare Solutions, Boures served as president for Specialty Risk Services, Inc. (SRS), a subsidiary of The Hartford Financial Services Group, which was recently sold to Sedgwick Claims Management Services. As president, he oversaw all facets of the SRS operations, including business development, account management and field operations.
Prior to this appointment, Boures served in deputy controller and strategic business development positions for The Hartford. Before joining the Hartford, Joe served as vice president and controller with GAB Robins North America and as assistant vice president of internal audit at Continental Insurance Company.
“I am pleased to welcome Joe to Healthcare Solutions’ leadership team, where the company will benefit immensely from his experience and proven record of success,” said David A. George, CEO of Healthcare Solutions. “More than ever, growth opportunities for Healthcare Solutions abound as a result of the company’s focus on product innovation and a commitment to developing meaningful technology-based solutions that assist customers in reducing overall medical spending.”
Boures received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Lycoming College in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, a certified public accounting (CPA) designation in 1986 and a chartered financial analyst designation in 2001.
Source: Healthcare Solutions