Cigna scoops up ex-Aetna physician for new medical exec role

Cigna named former Aetna leader Jeffrey Langsam, DO, market medical executive for its Connecticut market, according to the Hartford Business Journal.

In the newly created role, Dr. Langsam will head up collaboration with physician and hospital systems, network development, client growth and retention, medical costs, and other areas.

He previously worked as a medical director at Cigna's competitor Aetna. He was also in private practice for seven years as a hematologist/oncologist, and was an attending physician at New Britain-based Hospital of Central Connecticut.

Read more here.

More articles on payers:
Anthem poaches Apple employees
4 surprise-billing approaches supported by Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
BCBS of Arkansas names medical director

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2019. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.

 

Top 40 Articles from the Past 6 Months