(DENVER, Colorado) – BridgeHealth, a leading provider of high quality, lower cost, bundled surgical case rate benefit plans, announced the addition of Maria McAfee to its sales team as Vice President, Labor & Government. In this key role, Maria will nurture existing relationships and develop future partnerships with labor and trust groups in the western and mid-United States.
“We’re excited that Maria has joined BridgeHealth,” said Jesse Gomez EVP of Sales and Marketing. “We have existing successful relationships with several labor groups, and we want to continue to establish new relationships in this important sector. Maria’s experience and expertise in working with these groups will help us provide high quality and affordable surgical procedures to members who need this care.”
Maria has an extensive background in healthcare, working closely with Taft-Hartley and public sector groups across the country for companies including MaxorPlus and Catamaran. She has also founded and led several healthcare-focused companies and sits on the board for Apokalyyis, a Colorado-based technology company. “BridgeHealth offers a ground-breaking program that can benefit many,” said Maria. “I am thrilled to be joining the company during a time of critical growth and help them build key relationships with labor and trust.”
BridgeHealth is a bundled medical services benefit management company that offers a suite of products for self-insured group health plans to improve the quality and outcomes of surgery, reduce costs, and positively affect the rate of unnecessary surgery. In 2015, BridgeHealth was named #812 on the prestigious Inc. 5000 list as one of the fastest-growing private companies in America, with three-year sales growth of 546% to total revenues of $7.2 million. This year, the company was again named to the list, ranking #1015 with 58% year-over-year growth, showing a 391% three-year sales growth to $11.7 million.
Founded in 2007, BridgeHealth is a bundled medical services benefit management company that offers a suite of products for self-insured group health plans to improve quality and outcomes of surgery, reduce costs and positively affect the rate of unnecessary surgery. Through decision support, a high-quality narrow network, care coordination and other strategies, clients get real savings in cost and high-quality outcomes while providing an outstanding patient experience through a facilitated process. Clients achieve very quantifiable results for themselves and their employee/plan members in a manner that integrates with their full suite of health plan benefits. BridgeHealth is headquartered in Denver, Colo., with offices in Chicago, Ill.