BATON ROUGE, La. - eQHealth Solutions, a leader in population health management solutions, announced Cynthia Yannias has joined the eQHealth team as the State Director, Illinois, Government Operations. As part of eQHealth’s partnership with the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HSF), Yannias will lead the program to improve healthcare access and outcomes for Medicaid members while delivering sound stewardship of the state’s financial resources.
Cynthia brings more than 30 years of experience in strategic and operational planning, healthcare administration, managed care in both the public and private sectors as well as domestically and internationally. Most recently, Cynthia was the Executive Director of the Better Health Network, serving nearly 40,000 members, where she oversaw the successful development of the health plan and later managed the sale of the business to Molina Healthcare of Illinois.
“I am pleased to welcome Cynthia to our team; her dynamic experiences and skills will serve our clients well in developing sustainable and fiscally viable solutions for the state’s rapidly changing healthcare environment,” said Vicky Ducworth, Senior Vice President of Government Operations, eQHealth Solutions.
In her new role, Cynthia will provide leadership and guidance to the Illinois team in executing daily operations of the company’s medical management services while also overseeing workflow and clinical direction, organization and management of all program functions.
About eQHealth Solutions
Founded in 1986, eQHealth Solutions is a population health management and technology solutions company that touches millions of lives annually throughout the nation. Our high-tech and high-touch models include innovative technology solutions and care coordination services, and focus on outcomes and optimization of provider and payer networks. eQHealth serves a variety of entities including federal, state and commercial clients. www.eqhs.org